Onomatopoeia Dictionary

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lap

to drink, lick with the tongue

human animal liquid eat_drink water

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

hard_hit movement movement weather

lilt

sound of horn, or singing

music

lisp

to speak with sibilant utterance

human

low

cattle vocalization

animal

lub-dub-lub-dub-lub-dub ...

Sound of a beating heart. This seems the most common spelling, used in medical texts. Also: dup-dup; ba bum; plop-plop; thud-thud; pop-pop; Sometimes the heart is said to throb and throb is also thought to have imitative origin. (Yahoo Answers, 1, 2)

human disease pounding pump heartbeat


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