The term onomatopoeia refers to the act or the state of using words such as buzz or murmur that try to be like the sounds related with the objects or actions they refer to. This term can also be defined as the rhetoric effect that is associated with the words used.
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what is the meaning of onomatopoeia
the formation of a word, as cuckoo, meow, honk, or boom, by imitation of a sound made by or associated with its referent.
a word so formed.
the use of imitative and naturally suggestive words for rhetorical, dramatic, or poetic effect.
An onomatopoeia (, from the Greek ὀνοματοποιία; ὄνομα for name and ποιέω for I make, adjectival form: onomatopoeic or onomatopoetic) is a word that phonetically imitates, resembles or suggests the source of the sound that it describes. Onomatopoeia (as an uncountable noun...