Did you perchance mean onomatopoeia?
- n. alternative spelling of onomatopoeia.
“There was a storm of cat-calls, cries, and exclamations, which all the onomatopeia of the language would fail to represent.”
“If we understand him rightly, while not excluding the influence of _onomatopeia_, (or physical imitation,) he would attach”
“None the less every healthy child has a strong inclination to onomatopeia.”
“In some cases, the onomatopeia didn't exist because, well, neither did the ability it was linked to.”
“since they include it in an entry on onomatopeia; like the similar "Hubba hubba!" it's more a venting of primal emotion in assonant syllables than an attempt to represent a natural sound, like "oink.”
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