Onomatopoeia Dictionary
Words that sound like the thing they refer to: Imitative words

human  laughter  pain  eating, drinking  animal  hit  hard hit  light hit  explosion  weapon  metal  engine  automotive  movement  weather  liquid  gas  crack  tone  music

arf

dog vocalization. Find more dog vocalizations

barf

vomiting, the sound made while vomiting. Also used a noun meaning "vomit"

disease

bomp

sound of a hit / punch ("Garfield", Jim Davis). Find more hit / punch words

hard_hit

bop

sound of a hit / punch ("Garfield", Jim Davis). Find more hit / punch words

hard_hit

eeeyouch

interjection expressing pain ("Garfield", Jim Davis)

pain

gabing

sound of a flying object hitting someone's head (Garfield, Jim Davis) Find more hit/ punch words

hard_hit

koink

sound of squeezing a can of oil to lubricate something ("Garfield", Jim Davis)

metal engine liquid

kong

sound of food bowl hitting the head (dog (Odie) getting hit on the head with a food bowl, "Garfield", Jim Davis)

hard_hit

ptooey

spitting out something solid such as a cherry pit ("Garfield", Jim Davis)

eat_drink animal

punt

sound of a kick (Garfield, Jim Davis)

hard_hit

reek

sound of a squeaky metal hinge ("Garfield", Jim Davis)

metal

rowr

sound of deep prolonged cry ("Garfield", Jim Davis)

animal

schlip

sound of a person slipping on something, e.g. wet floor ("Garfield", Jim Davis)

movement liquid water

splut

the sound of a pie hitting someone in the face (Garfield (Jim Davis) comic)

eat_drink movement liquid water food wet

spoing

sound of a piano landing on someone's head ("Garfield", Jim Davis)

hard_hit

spoot

spitting out a mouthful of liquid ("Garfield", Jim Davis)

eat_drink movement liquid water

whang

sound of a hit / punch (Garfield, Jim Davis). Find more hit/ punch words

hard_hit

whock

sound of a hit / punch (Garfield, Jim Davis). Find more hit/ punch words

hard_hit


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