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Onomatopoeia is a word that describes what it sounds like. The word 'bark' for instance is considered onomatopoeic.

Onomatopoeia in Lyrics, Peter, Paul & Mary

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Peter, Paul & Mary's, "Marvelous Little Toy"
The Lyrics:
It went zip when it moved
and pop when it stopped,
Whir when it stood still,
I never knew just what it was,
and I guess I never will.
In one Christmas concert, P,P&M called audience members who didn't make the required noises "yuppies".
Submitted by: cygna vamp

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