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Meaning of ONOMATOPOEIC

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  (of words) formed in imitation of a natural sound; "onomatopoeic words are imitative of noises"; "it was independently developed in more than one place as an onomatopoetic term"- Harry Hoijer
  2. [adj]  of or relating to or characterized by onomatopoeia
 

ONOMATOPOEIC is a 12 letter word that starts with O.

 

 Synonyms: echoic, imitative, onomatopoeical, onomatopoetic, onomatopoetic
 
 Antonyms: nonechoic
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\On`o*mat`o*p[oe]"ic\, a.
Onomatopoetic. --Whitney.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: apish, conjugate, delineatory, depictive, derivative, echoic, embodying, emulative, etymologic, figurative, graphic, ideographic, illustrational, illustrative, imitative, incarnating, lexical, lexicographic, lexicologic, lexigraphic, limning, mimetic, mimic, mimish, onomastic, onomatologic, onomatopoetic, paronymic, paronymous, personifying, pictographic, pictorial, portraying, representational, representative, representing, simulative, symbolizing, typifying, vivid
 

 

 

 

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