Bang, an onomatopoeic word

Examples of Onomatopoeia

Bang, an onomatopoeic word
 

Definition of the onomatopoeic word ‘clatter’.

Clatter
Pronunciation:
\ˈkla-tər\
Function:
verb
Etymology:
Middle English clatren, from Old English *clatrian; of imitative origin
Date:
13th century

intransitive verb
1 : to make a rattling sound <the dishes clattered on the shelf>
2 : to talk noisily or rapidly
3 : to move or go with a clatter <clattered down the stairs>
transitive verb : to cause to clatter


clatter. (2008). In Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary.
Retrieved May 15, 2008, from http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/clatter
 
Examples of onomatopoeia:
A B C D E F G H I
J K L M N O P Q R
S T U V W X Y Z