Onomatapia.

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  1. Counter Registered Senior Member

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    Words mean as they sound e.g. smash, bang.

    It seems to me all words are onomatapiatic. Anyone else think so?
     
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  5. Gawdzilla Sama Valued Senior Member

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    "Peter's Power Pistons Put More Pellets In The Pattern". (Shotgun shell advert.)
     
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  7. exchemist Valued Senior Member

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    Imbecile OP, naturally.

    And it is spelt "onomatopoeia" .
     
  8. Counter Registered Senior Member

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    Thanks exchemist. I'll try to remember that.
     
  9. sideshowbob Sorry, wrong number. Valued Senior Member

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    Does "onomatopoeia" mean as it sounds?
     
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  10. iceaura Valued Senior Member

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    I don't even want to know what onanatapioca is supposed to sound like.
     
  11. DaveC426913 Valued Senior Member

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    "It" doesn't sound like it means.
    "seems" doesn't sound like it means.
    "to" doesn't sound like it means.
    "me" doesn't sound like it means.
    "all" doesn't sound like it means.
    "words" doesn't sound like it means.
    "are" doesn't sound like it means.
    "onomatapiatic" doesn't sound like it means.
     
  12. gmilam Valued Senior Member

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    Banana tapioca sounds yummy.
     
  13. sideshowbob Sorry, wrong number. Valued Senior Member

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    Almost onomatopoeia.
     
  14. Counter Registered Senior Member

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    On a mat, a peeer.
     
  15. VossistArts 3MTA3 Registered Senior Member

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    Onamonapia sounds like what it's describing. A a babbling stream. Slurp. Sizzle. Luck. Rip.
     
  16. sweetpea Registered Senior Member

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    What does a lucky shamrock sound like?
     
  17. Counter Registered Senior Member

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    How to catch a rabbit: hide behind a tree and make a noise like a carrot.
     

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