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Noun: chink  chingk
  1. A narrow opening as e.g. between planks in a wall
  2. A short light metallic sound
    - click, clink
  3. [offensive] (ethnic slur) a person of Chinese descent
Verb: chink  chingk
  1. Make or emit a high sound
    "chinking bells";
    - tinkle, tink, clink
  2. Fill the chinks of, as with caulking
  3. Make cracks or chinks in
    "The heat chinked the paint";
    - check

Derived forms: chinked, chinks, chinking

Type of: Chinese, cleft, crack, crevice, fissure, go, plug, scissure, secure, sound, stop up

Encyclopedia: Chink