Clang vs Crang - What's the difference?
As nouns the difference between clang and crang
is that clang
is a loud, ringing sound, like that made by free-hanging metal objects striking each other while crang
As a verb clang
is to strike (objects) together so as to produce a clang.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
A loud, ringing sound, like that made by free-hanging metal objects striking each other.
Quality of tone.
The cry of some birds, including the crane and the goose.
(psychology, psychiatry) A word or phrase linked only by sound and not by meaning, characteristic of some mental disorders.
* Oliver Sacks, Awakenings
- For much of this day, Mrs Y. wrote in her diary, covering page after page in a rapid scrawl full of paligraphic repetitions, puns, clangs, and violent, perseverative crossings-out
To strike (objects) together so as to produce a clang.
To give out a clang; to resound.
* 1933 , Norvell Page, Wings of the Black Death
- The fierce Caretes clanged their sounding arms.
* 1920 , Edith Wharton, The Age of Innocence
- A cell door clanged metallically and Wentworth was flung inside. He tripped, collapsed upon the concrete floor.
* 1917 , Rose Wilder Lane, Henry Ford’s Own Story
- The clanging and groaning of the train came nearer, and it staggered slowly into the station like a prey- laden monster into its lair.
- Then the sparks flew from the anvil while the great hammer clanged on the metal, shaping it, and Henry begged to be allowed to try it