plinky

plinky

(ˈplɪŋkɪ)
adj, plinkier or plinkiest
(of a sound) short, sharp, and metallic
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On a chair, staring morosely across stage, is a defeated looking woman (the maid, Berta) and visible to us is the rear view of Hedda, sprawled in front of a piano from which she elicits an occasional mournful, plinky plonk tune.
As Mr Benn turns 50, KATE WHITING discovers some little known facts about the costume-loving animated adventurer CHILDREN of the Seventies and Eighties will remember the plinky plonky music and turning wheel of costumes that marked the start of Mr Benn, arguably one of the gentlest but most extraordinary children's cartoons ever created.
Mr Benn CHILDREN of the Seventies and Eighties will remember the plinky plonky music and turning wheel of costumes that marked the start of Mr Benn, arguably one of the gentlest but most extraordinary children's cartoons ever created.
Over a period of about 10 weeks, shooting eight to 10 hours a day, Topp taught them the same trick shots that he and Plinky had perfected.
Their distant roar was occasionally audible over the plinky sploshing of the water's edge below us.
The plinky piano music that flooded through my earbuds reminded me of classical music-slow and soothing.
And just to note, every time something lucky happens, there are lots of comic book noises, whooshes and whizzes and plinky plonky music.
But, after several mildly painful years of inflicting a loud, plinky plonky version of She'll Be Comin' Round the Mountain on anyone who'd listen, we're - inevitably - some way from that.
And Bill joins an illustrious group of exhibition shooters, ranging from Annie Oakley to Ed McGivern to Ad and Plinky Topperwein to Herb Parsons to shotgunners extraordinaire John Satterwhite and Tom Knapp (the latter of whom we lost just this year).
Along with fellow "Kuarta o Kahon" co-hosts Encar Benedicto-Ordonez and Plinky Recto, Amy Perez had been planning to visit mentor, pioneering TV host and comedian Pepe Pimentel for the longest time.
And there's something about that little plinky sound that brings a smile to people's faces.
The infrastructure for production will be enhanced by two new studio complexes in Manila, each with three soundstages, being developed by Entertainment Design Group (EDG), a year-old firm headed by Plinky Recto.