Definitions for echoicɛˈkoʊ ɪk

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. echoic, imitative, onomatopoeic, onomatopoeical, onomatopoetic(adj)

    (of words) formed in imitation of a natural sound

    "onomatopoeic words are imitative of noises"; "it was independently developed in more than one place as an onomatopoetic term"- Harry Hoijer

  2. echoic, echolike(adj)

    like or characteristic of an echo

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. echoic(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to an echo

  2. echoic(Adjective)

    imitative of a sound; onomatopoeic.


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