An expression that uses language in a nonliteral way, such as a metaphor or synecdoche, or in a structured or unusual way, such as anaphora or chiasmus, or that employs sounds, such as alliteration or assonance, to achieve a rhetorical effect.
An organ stop for producing the effect of echo
The formation of words in imitation of sounds
Find another word for onomatopoeia. In this page you can discover 11 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for onomatopoeia, like: sounds, onomatopoeic, imitation of sounds, onomatope, figure-of-speech, alliteration, same, echo, echoism, mimesis and assonance.