clack clack  /ˈklæk/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a sharp abrupt noise as if two objects hit together; may be repeated
  2. (n) a simple valve with a hinge on one side; allows fluid to flow in only one direction
  3. (v) make a rattling sound
  4. (v) make a clucking sounds, characteristic of hens
  5. (v) speak (about unimportant matters) rapidly and incessantly

News

  1. Fire Chief Clack resigns; tenure included closures

    &via=&related=DolcePixel" After a five-year tenure that at times was rocked by plans to close fire companies, Baltimore Fire Chief James S. Clack resigned on Friday, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake said. &via=&related=DolcePixel"
    on June 8, 2013     Source: The Daily Record

  2. Baltimore's fire chief stepping down

    Clack cites family reasons; assistant chief Segal is interim replacement Baltimore Fire Chief James S. Clack announced Friday that he will step down, ending a five-year tenure in which he oversaw historic lows in fire deaths but implemented budget cuts that critics said compromised safety.        
    on June 8, 2013     Source: Baltimore Sun

  3. Baltimore Fire Chief James Clack is stepping down

    Clack leaving for family reasons; Assistant Chief Segal named interim replacement Clack leaving for family reasons; Assistant Chief Segal named interim replacement
    on June 8, 2013     Source: Baltimore Sun

Quotes

  1. "Chief Clack has proven that he can manage a crisis. He has proven that he can run a department effectively," Mayor Sheila Dixon said. "And he has proven that he can build consensus among firefighters, the unions and their commanders."
    on Feb 27, 2008 By: Sheila Dixon Source: Baltimore Examiner

  2. Writing in her OK magazine column, Price complained: "I read the story by my bridesmaid Michelle Clack saying how I am apparently a monster. A year and a half ago she was saying in another paper what a great friend and mum I am. And how would she...
    on Nov 4, 2009 By: Katie Price Source: Digital Spy

  3. Before the final round, which resulted in the Scots pair sharing a $920,000 winners' cheque, Warren said: "It's unbelievable. You just have to get on with it. Phones were going off everywhere as well as the clack of people's cameras."
    on Nov 25, 2007 By: Marc Warren Source: The Age

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