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  • thut — (*) [onomatop.] : howling. Comp. thuthaurn trumpet. Deriv. thuthaurnjan blow the trumpet …   Gothic dictionary with etymologies

  • Onomatopoetic — On o*mat o*po*et ic, a. Of or pertaining to onomatop[oe]ia; characterized by onomatop[oe]ia; imitative; as, an onomatopoetic writer or word. Earle. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • onomatopée — [ ɔnɔmatɔpe ] n. f. • XVIe; lat. onomatopoeia, gr. onomatopoiia « création ( poiein « faire ») de mots (onoma) » ♦ Ling. Création de mot suggérant ou prétendant suggérer par imitation phonétique la chose dénommée; le mot imitatif lui même.… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Buzz — (b[u^]z), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Buzzed} (b[u^]zd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Buzzing}.] [An onomatop[oe]ia.] To make a low, continuous, humming or sibilant sound, like that made by bees with their wings. Hence: To utter a murmuring sound; to speak with a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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