Significado de “onomatopoeia” - Diccionario inglés

onomatopoeia en inglés británico

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onomatopoeianoun [ U ]

uk /ˌɒn.əˌmæt.əˈpiː.ə/ us /ˌɑː.noʊˌmæt̬.oʊˈpiː.ə/ specialized

the act of creating or using words that include sounds that are similar to the noises the words refer to

onomatopoeic
adjective uk /ˌɒn.əˌmæt.əˈpiː.ɪk/ us /ˌɑː.noʊˌmæt̬.oʊˈpiː.ɪk/

"Pop", "boom", and "squelch" are onomatopoeic words.

(Definición de onomatopoeia de Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

onomatopoeia en inglés americano

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onomatopoeianoun [ U ]

/ˌɑn·əˌmɑt̬·əˈpi·ə, -mæt̬·ə-/

grammar the naming of something with a word whose sound suggests the thing itself, such as "buzz" and "zip"

(Definición de onomatopoeia de Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)