Written Sound
Onomatopoeia Dictionary
Words that sound like the thing they mean: Imitative words. From the Greek "onoma" (name) and "poiein" (to make)


to wash the mouth with suspended liquid, also: gurgle

liquid water


to flow in a broken irregular current, make the sound of bubbling liquid, washing the mouth with suspended liquid (soundclip), also: gargle

liquid water


bird species also called Morepork, in Australia, two bird species known elsewhere as the tawny frogmouthabout this bird

animal bird


bird species also called mopoke or frogmouth

animal bird


to snort, to make harsh noises through nose and mouth while sleeping

human animal


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

eat_drink movement liquid water


1. to spit out or spray particles of saliva or food from the mouth in noisy bursts, 2. to spit out words or sounds in an excited or confused manner, 3. to make sporadic spitting or popping sounds

eat_drink liquid water wet


laughter. giggle, mouth covered with hand, embarrassed and/or coy laugh



Sound of a canine syphoning drink from high-velocity hydropneumatic system, or sprinkler. Also: Wharrgarbl. Example, KnowYourMeme. Thanks, Joshua!

Animal liquid eat_drink water dog jet spray mouth

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