Onomatopoeia

Definition for Onomatopoeia

Definition: The formation of a word from a sound associated with what is named

My Definition: The creation of words that imitate natural sounds

How to pronounce Onomatopoeia

(Ah-No-Mato-Pea-a)

Synonyms for Onomatopoeia

  • imitation
  • Parallel
  • Reflection
  • Repetition
  • Reverberation
  • Answer
  • Mirror
  • Parroting
  • Rebound
  • Reiteration
  • Repercussion
  • Reply
  • Reproduction
  • Ringing
  • Mirror image
  • Rubber stamp

Examples of Onomatopoeia

Splash, Boom, pow, Splonk

List of Derivatives for Onomatopoeia

Noun:Onomatopoeia

Adjective:Onomatopoetic

Adverb:Onomatopoetically