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Twang

n.1.A tang. See Tang a state.
v. i.1.To sound with a quick, harsh noise; to make the sound of a tense string pulled and suddenly let go; as, the bowstring twanged.
[imp. & p. p. Twanged ; p. pr. & vb. n. Twanging.]
v. t.1.To make to sound, as by pulling a tense string and letting it go suddenly.
n.1.A harsh, quick sound, like that made by a stretched string when pulled and suddenly let go; as, the twang of a bowstring.
2.An affected modulation of the voice; a kind of nasal sound.
He has such a twang in his discourse.
- Arbuthnot.
Noun1.twang - a sharp vibrating sound (as of a plucked string)
2.twang - exaggerated nasality in speech (as in some regional dialects)
Synonyms: nasal twang
Verb1.twang - cause to sound with a twang; "He twanged the guitar string"
2.twang - sound with a twang; "the bowstring was twanging"
3.twang - twitch or throb with pain
4.twang - pluck (strings of an instrument); "He twanged his bow"
5.twang - pronounce with a nasal twang
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