bam

sound of a hard hit. Find more hit / punch words

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bang

sharp noise or hit. Find more hit / punch words

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bash

to strike heavily. Find more hit / punch words

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biff

sound of an uppercut punch. Find more hit / punch words

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blop

sound a large serving of mashed potatoes makes when it hits the plate (also a corresponding measurement of same) (ref)

food hit spoon

bob-white

any of a genus (Colinus) of quail; especially : a popular game bird (C. virginianus) of eastern and central North America having mottled chiefly reddish-brown plumage

animal bird

boff

1. the sound of a hit or punch. Find more hit/ punch words 2. verb (slang) to have sexual intercourse (with someone) 3. noun (plural boffs), a big laugh 4. a line in a film etc that elicits such a laugh

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bomp

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

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bong

sound of bouncing. from:
Dragon Ball Z Vol 1, by Akira Toriyama
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bonk

sound of something heavy hitting something else. Find more hit / punch words

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bop

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

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buffet

(possibly of imitative origin) blow. Find more hit / punch words

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bump

heavy dull blow, or its result (a swelling). Find more hit / punch words

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bwak

sound of a punch or kick. from:
Dragon Ball Z Vol 1, by Akira Toriyama
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bwok

sound of a punch or kick. from:
Dragon Ball Z Vol 1, by Akira Toriyama
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chit-chat

light, informal conversation

human

chitter

to twitter or chatter (high-pitched sounds), like a bird, or raccoon

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chough

genus Pyrrhocorax of birds in the Corvidae (crow) family. now universally pronounced 'chuff'. However it probably originally rhymed with "how", as 'chow' is a reasonable representation of its call (according to this website). link1 (white-winged chough), link2 (red-billed chough)

animal bird

clang

1. loud ringing metallic sound. For example clang or klang is often used for when an aluminum baseball bat hits the baseball 2. to clang, verb for harsh cry of a bird (as a crane or goose), 3. to clang, verb for the sound of fire bells (features in the poem "The Bells" by Edgar Allan Poe).

hard_hit animal bird metal

clank

1. the sound of metal when struck, 2. to clank, verb for the sound made by a big engine (from the poem "engineers" by Jimmy Garthwaite, in Noisy poems by Jill Bennett)

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clap

a sharp, forcible or resounding noise

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clash

loud sound of collision followed by a confusion of lesser sounds

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clink

sound of metal when struck

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clinker

very hard kind of brick, named after the sound produced when struck

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clobber

sound of a hit / punch, verb: to batter severely. Find more hit / punch words

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crash

to dash to pieces, or the noise produced by it

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dab

to strike with soft pressure

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ding

sound of metal when struck

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dong

sound of bouncing. from:
Dragon Ball Z Vol 1, by Akira Toriyama
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dot a dot dot

sound of rain drops hitting a window pane (in the poem Weather by Eve Merriam, in Noisy poems by Jill Bennett). More rain sounds

light_hit weather liquid water

dwoiiinnnnnnnngggggggig

sound of a ruler strummed against a table (ref)

plastic metal hit vibration

fa-thud

sound of someone hitting the floor after falling

fighting punch hard_hit hit

fash

sound of fended off punch with the hand. from:
Dragon Ball Z Vol 1, by Akira Toriyama

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flap

1. a blow, 2. noise of a bird's wing in motion, 3. to strike with something flexible or broad

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flick

a light sharp jerky stroke or movement

light_hit movement

flick a flack fleck

sound of rain drops hitting a window pane (in the poem Weather by Eve Merriam, in Noisy poems by Jill Bennett). More rain sounds

light_hit weather liquid water

flog

to beat, thrash. Find more hit/ punch words

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flop

to fall, collapse, with a dull or heavy sound

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flumppf

sound of a wad of mail as it falls from a letter-box (ref)

paper movement hit

fwappa

Sound of a parachute opening ( Pokemon Black and White Vol 7 Kusaka & Yamamoto)

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fwww - cluck

sound of a hockey puck hitting the net of the goal and then the ice (ref)

sports ice hockey hit

gabing

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

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gasp

sound produced by victim of punch in the stomach. from:
Dragon Ball Z Vol 1, by Akira Toriyama
the original word, meaning "to catch the breath convulsively and audibly (as with shock)" is not directly imitative

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glok

sound of a kick against someone's body (head, for example). from:
Dragon Ball Z Vol 1, by Akira Toriyama
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glop

sound something liquidy and unappetizing hitting a dinner plate

human eat_drink

hoo hoo

bird vocalization: the cry of an owl, also: hoot, tu-whu, terwit terwoo, whit woo, twit twoo

animal bird

hoot

bird vocalization, usually the cry of an owl. also: hoo hoo, tu-whu, terwit terwoo, whit woo

animal bird

jar

1. harsh sound, 2. the sound of guns (in the poem "Lepanto" by G. K. Chesterton: "...For he heard drums groaning and he heard guns jar ..."

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kaaapooooom

sound of a car running over a road safety bump (ref)

car automotive movement hit

klam

sound of a punch/hit during a fight. from:
Dragon Ball Z Vol 1, by Akira Toriyama
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klok

sound of a kick against someone's body (head, for example). from:
Dragon Ball Z Vol 1, by Akira Toriyama
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klunk

sound of heavy metallic objects colliding

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knack

sharp blow or sound

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knell

sound of a bell struck or rung

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knock-knock

sound of striking with a sounding blow. As in knocking on a door

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kong

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

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kwok

sound of an earthenware pot being smashed to pieces on the ground ("Misoso: Once Upon a Time Tales from Africa", by Verna Aardema)

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lash

1. to move violently or suddenly. also: to dash, 2. to thrash or beat violently, as in "the rain lashed at the windowpanes". More rain sounds

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oomph

1. strength, power (you need to put more oomph in your story) 2. sex appeal 3. a low pitched grunting or thudding sound (Oomph! grunted the boxer when punched in the gut).

human conversation power hit

pap

sound of a puck hit during hockey (ref)

sports hit hockey ice

pat

to strike lightly

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patter

to make a series of light striking sounds

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penk

sound of an aluminum bat hitting a baseball (ref)

bat sports hit ball

ping-pong

game of table-tennis, imitative origin

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plink

(verb) 1. to make a tinkling sound 2. to cause to make a tinkling sound. (noun) a tinkling metallic sound

metal hit

Plip - plip - ploop - plip - plip - plip - plip - ploop

sound of light summer rain hitting the roof (ref). More rain sounds

liquid water rain weather house

plonk

a dull striking sound

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plump

heavy sound of landing

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pock

dry hit, such as when a wooden baseball bat hits a baseball.

pop

sound of rapping, knocking, or explosive. in the media: Snap, Crackle, and Pop are the cartoon mascots of Kellogg's breakfast cereal Rice Krispies. They are named after the sound rice krispies make when they are dropped in a bowl of milk. Find more explosions.

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pow

sound of a blow / collision

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puh-puh-puh

sound of pounding ("Misoso: Once Upon a Time Tales from Africa", by Verna Aardema)

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punt

sound of a kick (Garfield, Jim Davis)

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rap

to strike, esp. with a quick, smart, or light blow

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shoop

sound of a karate kick/chop, also: swah / shwah. from:
Dragon Ball Z Vol 1, by Akira Toriyama
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shwap

sound of a punch. from:
Dragon Ball Z Vol 1, by Akira Toriyama
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slam

to beat, shut with a noise

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slap

smart blow as with the open hand. Find more hit/ punch words

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snap

1. to make a cracking sound, eg. snapping your fingers, or a camera making a photo (sound of the shutter). in the media: Snap, Crackle, and Pop are the cartoon mascots of Kellogg's breakfast cereal Rice Krispies. They are named after the sound rice krispies make when they are dropped in a bowl of milk 2. the "sound" of someone's pride being hurt. this is another example of "non-auditory onomatopoeia". other examples: bling bling, yoink and shiiin

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sock

sound of a punch to the face (Batman 1960s tv show). Find more hit/ punch words

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spack a speck speck

sound of rain drops hitting a window pane (in the poem Weather by Eve Merriam, in Noisy poems by Jill Bennett). More rain sounds

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splat

landing with a smacking sound

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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)

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stup

sound of landing (after a jump). also: tup. from:
Dragon Ball Z Vol 1, by Akira Toriyama

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swah

sound of a karate chop. from:
Dragon Ball Z Vol 1, by Akira Toriyama
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swash

to dash violently, make a noise of clashing swords

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tap

to strike lightly

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tch, tch, tch

sound of chopping off branches of wood ("Sebgugugu the Glutton: A Bantu Tale from Rwanda", by Verna Aardema)

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terwit terwoo

bird vocalization, the cry of an owl. also: hoo hoo, hoot, tu-whu, whit woo, twit twoo

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thith-thith-thith

sound of a helicopter. Find all helicopter sounds

engine helicopter movement

thong-thong

sound of badminton rackets hitting the shuttle

sports hit

throb

(of the heart) to beat strongly

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throkk

sound of a hit or punch (Batman comics) Find more hit/ punch words

thud

to hit with a dull sound

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thump

1. to strike or beat with or as if with something thick or heavy so as to cause a dull sound, as in a punch during a fight, or the sound of heavy footsteps 2. a verb for sound made by a big engine, as in thumping, chunking engines going.. (from the poem "engineers" by Jimmy Garthwaite, in "Noisy poems" by Jill Bennett)

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thung

sound of a blow to a metal object (features in a Roy Lichtenstein painting

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thunk

sound of impact

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thwack

the sound of flogging. Find more hit/ punch words

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thwogg

sound of a kick against someone's body (head, for example). from:
Dragon Ball Z Vol 1, by Akira Toriyama
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thwok

sound of a baseball, hitting a catcher's mitt (ref)

sports ball movement hit

tick

a light rhythmic audible tap or beat

light_hit music

tick tock

sound of a clock. also: tic toc

light_hit movement metal

tk.tk.tk.tk.tk.tk

sound of a dog's claws as he/she walks on a wooden floor (ref)

animal movement claw hit

tu-whu

bird vocalization, the cry of an owl. also: hoot, hoo hoo, terwit terwoo, twit twoo, whit woo

animal bird

tuff

sound of a shuriken, or throwing star, hitting a target

fighting metal weapon

tup

sound of landing (after a jump). from:
Dragon Ball Z Vol 1, by Akira Toriyama

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twiddle

to touch lightly, or to play with. imitative origin

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twit twoo

bird vocalization, cry of an owl. also: hoo hoo, hoot, tu-whu, terwit terwoo, whit woo

animal bird

tzing

the sound of a bullet hitting the ground (features in Roy Lichtenstein painting "Live Ammo (Tzing!)")

weapon

wakt

sound of a hit or punch (Batman comics). Find more hit/ punch words

wap

hit/blow. Find more hit/ punch words

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whack

to strike sharply. Find more hit/ punch words

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wham

a heavy blow. Find more hit/ punch words

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whang

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

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whap

1. to throw one's self quickly, or by an abrupt motion; to turn suddenly; (eg. she whapped down on the floor; the fish whapped over), 2. to beat or strike, 3. a blow, or quick, smart stroke. Find more hit/ punch words

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whit woo

cry of an owl. also: hoo hoo, hoot, tu-whu, terwit terwoo

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whock

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

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whop

to beat, strike. Find more hit/ punch words

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whump

the sound of colliding bodies, a slamming sound, or the sound of a punch to the jaw. Find more hit/ punch words

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willet

bird species (Catoptrophorus semipalmatus). a large sandpiper of the interior West (north america) and the ocean beaches, the willet is known by its piercing calls and bright black-and-white flashing wings. Call: a loud, ringing "pill-will-willet.". about this bird

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wumpth

The sound of solid door closing and the air being pushed out as the door seals. (thanks Peter!)

door air hit

zchunk

sound of a defibrillator (ref)

medical human electronic hit electric shock therapy heart attack

zlopp

sound of a man falling during a fight (Batman episode 13 season 1)

hard_hit hit punch fight fall

zonk

the sound of a karate chop. Find more hit/ punch words

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