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


clearing one's throat



flip-flops are a simple footwear named by sound produced when walking in them

movement human


clearing throat. Also: ahem


Children's euphemism meaning excrement. This word is thought to be of imitative origin

human animal

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