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Twang meaning

twang - 8 dictionary results

  1. 1. pluck ( strings of an instrument); " He twanged his bow"
  2. 2. sound with a twang; " the bowstring was twanging"
  3. 3. To sound with a quick, harsh noise; to make the sound of a tense string pulled and suddenly let go; as, the bowstring twanged.
  4. 4. To make to sound, as by pulling a tense string and letting it go suddenly.
  5. 5. A harsh, quick sound, like that made by a stretched string when pulled and suddenly let go; as, the twang of a bowstring.
  6. 6. An affected modulation of the voice; a kind of nasal sound.
  7. 7. A sharp vibrant sound; nasal tone of voice; unpleasant flavor.
  8. 8. To sound, or cause to sound, with a twang.

twang - examples of usage

  1. His tones took on a nasal twang. - "The Crisis, Volume 6", Winston Churchill.
  2. " And I say," concluded the one whose nasal twang bespoke the New Englander; " I say that it was a dirty race all through." - "Garrison's Finish A Romance of the Race-Course", W. B. M. Ferguson.
  3. He had thick lips, open mouth, " misty" eyes, and a nasal twang. - "Civics and Health", William H. Allen.
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