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definition of the word onomatopoeia

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From Ancient Greek ὀνοματοποιία (onomatopoiia), the coining of a word in imitation of a sound), from ονοματοποιέω (onomatopoieo), to coin names), from ὄνομα (onoma), name) + ποιέω (poieo), to make, to do, to produce).

Singular
onomatopoeia

Plural
countable and uncountable; plural onomatopoeias

onomatopoeia (countable and uncountable; plural onomatopoeias)

  1. (uncountable) The property of a word of sounding like what it represents.
  2. (countable) A word which has the property of onomatopoeia, such as "moo" or "hiss".


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