CHINK's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of chink
Definition:
n. gap or crack; short, sharp sound; money; cash
Example:
Through a chink she could see a bit of blue sky.
Sentence in Classic:
Then it was withdrawn as suddenly as it appeared, and all was dark again save the single lurid spark which marked a chink between the stones.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Accordingly he peeped through the chink of the door whence her head had recently protruded, and, on seeing her seated at a tea table, entered and greeted her with a cheerful, kindly smile.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context
I ate my breakfast with pleasure and was about to remove a plank to procure myself a little water when I heard a step, and looking through a small chink, I beheld a young creature, with a pail on her head, passing before my hovel.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley Context
Amid the soft juicy vegetation of the hollow in which they sat, the motionless and the uninhabited solitude, intruded the chink of guineas, the rattle of dice, the exclamations of the reckless players.
Return of the Native By Thomas Hardy Context
Tom and Huck rose up, weak but vastly relieved, and stared after them through the chinks between the logs of the house.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain Context
I think it was over the kitchen, because a warm greasy smell appeared to come up through the chinks in the floor, and there was a flabby perspiration on the walls.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
If the green and yellow growth of weed in the chinks of the old wall had been the most precious flowers that ever blew, it could not have been more cherished in my remembrance.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context