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Synonyms for onomatopoeia
ˌɒn əˌmæt əˈpi ə, -ˌmɑ tə-ono·matopoeia

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  1. onomatopoeianoun

    imitative harmony

  2. onomatopoeianoun

    The property of a word of sounding like what it represents.

    imitative harmony

  3. onomatopoeianoun

    A word that sounds like what it represents, such as gurgle or hiss.

    imitative harmony

  4. onomatopoeianoun

    The use of language whose sound imitates that which it names.

    imitative harmony

Princeton's WordNet

  1. onomatopoeianoun

    using words that imitate the sound they denote

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