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

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huh

interjection used to express surprise, disbelief, or confusion, or as an inquiry inviting affirmative reply, also: uh-huh

human

huh huh huh

laughter. signature laugh of Butt-head from cartoon Beavis and Butthead



laughter

nnnghuh nnnguh

Sound of a broken power steering pump in a car Cartalk

automotive engine

shuh, shuh, shuh

sound of swimming ("Borreguita and the Coyote: A Tale from Ayutla, Mexico", by Verna Aardema)

human animal movement liquid water

uh-huh

interjection used to indicate affirmation, agreement, or gratification, also: huh

human


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