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  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of thunk.


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  • The vehicle's interior was a tremendous comfort when the doors thunked shut. This is another of the purposes of civilisation, so that you can get in a car and close the door and be surrounded by technology-studded vinyl and drive away in conditioned air. From "The Last Werewolf" by Glen Duncan.

    March 18, 2012