• Chink Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) Money; cash.
  2. (n.) A short, sharp sound, as of metal struck with a slight degree of violence.
  3. (v. i.) To make a slight, sharp, metallic sound, as by the collision of little pieces of money, or other small sonorous bodies.
  4. (v. t.) To cause to open in cracks or fissures.
  5. (v. t.) To cause to make a sharp metallic sound, as coins, small pieces of metal, etc., by bringing them into collision with each other.
  6. (n.) A small cleft, rent, or fissure, of greater length than breadth; a gap or crack; as, the chinks of wall.
  7. (v. i.) To crack; to open.
  8. (v. t.) To fill up the chinks of; as, to chink a wall.

Check, Chinaman, Click, Clink, Tink, Tinkle,

• Chinking Definition & Synonyms

  1. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Chink

• Chinky Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) Full of chinks or fissures; gaping; opening in narrow clefts.