Word o’ the Day

Word o’ the Day: Onomatopoeia
Definition: (n)
1) the formation of a word, as cuckoo, meow, honk, or boom, by imitation of a sound made by or associated with its referent.
2) a word so formed.
3) the use of imitative and naturally suggestive words for rhetorical, dramatic, or poetic effect.

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