Translation of "onomatopoeia" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary
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onomatopoeia noun [U]
› the creation and use of words which include sounds that are similar to the noises that the words refer to
Phonology and phonetics onomatopoeic /ˌɒn.əʊˌmæt.əˈpiː.ɪk/
› "Pop", "boom" and "squelch" are onomatopoeic words.
pop，boom 和 squelch 都是拟声词。
Phonology and phonetics