clackers

crackles

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  • Clackers — For other uses, see Clackers (disambiguation). Clackers are toys which were popular in the late 1960s and early 1970s.[1] They consisted of two 2 cm, hard balls suspended on string which were swung up and down so they banged against each… …   Wikipedia

  • Clackers — Recorded as Clack, Clacke, Clacks, Clackers, Clackery, Clackett, Clackitt, Clagget, and no doubt others, this interesting suname is English. It derives from the pre 7th century word clacc originally given as a nickname to a chatterer, one who… …   Surnames reference

  • clackers — /klak euhrz/, n. (used with a sing. or pl. v.) any of various percussion toys consisting of balls or blocks joined by a cord. [1630 40, for an earlier sense; CLACK + ER1 + S3] * * * …   Universalium

  • clackers — n pl Scottish balls (in both the literal and figurative slang senses). The word, recorded in the early 1990s, was the name of a fashiona ble children s toy of the 1970s consisting of two plastic balls on a string wound round the fingers and… …   Contemporary slang

  • clackers — n. percussion toy comprised of a ball connectedby a cord; (Informal) dentures, false teethn. chatterer …   English contemporary dictionary

  • clackers — /ˈklækəz/ (say klakuhz) plural noun Colloquial false teeth. {clack + er1 + s3} …   Australian English dictionary

  • clackers — /klak euhrz/, n. (used with a sing. or pl. v.) any of various percussion toys consisting of balls or blocks joined by a cord. [1630 40, for an earlier sense; CLACK + ER1 + S3] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Clackers cereal — Clackers was the name of a breakfast cereal that the General Mills Corporation manufactured and marketed in the 1960s and 1970s. Noted for being promoted through television advertisements in which a box of the cereal would suddenly appear and… …   Wikipedia

  • Clackers (disambiguation) — Clackers may refer to: Clackers, a 1970s toy A term for editorial staff at the fictional fashion magazine in the novel The Devil Wears Prada A term for computer operators in the novel The Difference Engine. Clackers cereal, a type of cereal made… …   Wikipedia

  • crackles — clackers …   Anagrams dictionary

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