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twang (plural twangs)
- The sound of a vibrating string, e.g. of a bow, or a musical instrument.
- A technical term for a particular sharp vibrating sound characteristic of electrical guitars.
- A trace of regional or foreign accent in someone's voice.
- A sound quality that appears in the human voice when the epilaryngeal tube is narrowed.
- To produce a sharp vibrating sound, like a tense string pulled and suddenly let go.