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noun [countable] British English pronunciation: chink /tʃɪŋk/ 
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  1. 2
    [usually singular] Sound effect: chink the sound that is made when two glass or metal objects hit each other

    Ella could hear the chink of glasses amid the chatter and laughter.

  2. 3
    [usually singular] a small amount of a quality
    chink of:

    There was just a chink of doubt in his mind.

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