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B

bam

sound of a hard hit. Find more hit / punch words

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bang

sharp noise or hit. Find more hit / punch words

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bash

to strike heavily. Find more hit / punch words

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biff

sound of an uppercut punch. Find more hit / punch words

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boff

1. the sound of a hit or punch. Find more hit/ punch words 2. verb (slang) to have sexual intercourse (with someone) 3. noun (plural boffs), a big laugh 4. a line in a film etc that elicits such a laugh

keywords hard_hit laughter

bomp

sound of a hit / punch ("Garfield", Jim Davis). Find more hit / punch words

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bong

sound of bouncing. from:
Dragon Ball Z Vol 1, by Akira Toriyama
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bonk

sound of something heavy hitting something else. Find more hit / punch words

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bop

sound of a hit / punch ("Garfield", Jim Davis). Find more hit / punch words

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buffet

(possibly of imitative origin) blow. Find more hit / punch words

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bump

heavy dull blow, or its result (a swelling). Find more hit / punch words

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bwak

sound of a punch or kick. from:
Dragon Ball Z Vol 1, by Akira Toriyama
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bwok

sound of a punch or kick. from:
Dragon Ball Z Vol 1, by Akira Toriyama
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C

clang

1. loud ringing metallic sound. For example clang or klang is often used for when an aluminum baseball bat hits the baseball 2. to clang, verb for harsh cry of a bird (as a crane or goose), 3. to clang, verb for the sound of fire bells (features in the poem "The Bells" by Edgar Allan Poe).

keywords hard_hit animal bird metal

clank

1. the sound of metal when struck, 2. to clank, verb for the sound made by a big engine (from the poem "engineers" by Jimmy Garthwaite, in Noisy poems by Jill Bennett)

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clap

a sharp, forcible or resounding noise

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clash

loud sound of collision followed by a confusion of lesser sounds

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clink

sound of metal when struck

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clinker

very hard kind of brick, named after the sound produced when struck

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clobber

sound of a hit / punch, verb: to batter severely. Find more hit / punch words

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crash

to dash to pieces, or the noise produced by it

keywords hard_hit crack

D

ding

sound of metal when struck

keywords hard_hit metal

dong

sound of bouncing. from:
Dragon Ball Z Vol 1, by Akira Toriyama
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F

fa-thud

sound of someone hitting the floor after falling

keywords fighting punch hard_hit hit

fash

sound of fended off punch with the hand. from:
Dragon Ball Z Vol 1, by Akira Toriyama

keywords hard_hit movement

flap

1. a blow, 2. noise of a bird's wing in motion, 3. to strike with something flexible or broad

keywords hard_hit animal bird movement

flog

to beat, thrash. Find more hit/ punch words

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flop

to fall, collapse, with a dull or heavy sound

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G

gabing

sound of a flying object hitting someone's head (Garfield, Jim Davis) Find more hit/ punch words

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gasp

sound produced by victim of punch in the stomach. from:
Dragon Ball Z Vol 1, by Akira Toriyama
the original word, meaning "to catch the breath convulsively and audibly (as with shock)" is not directly imitative

keywords human hard_hit

glok

sound of a kick against someone's body (head, for example). from:
Dragon Ball Z Vol 1, by Akira Toriyama
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J

jar

1. harsh sound, 2. the sound of guns (in the poem "Lepanto" by G. K. Chesterton: "...For he heard drums groaning and he heard guns jar ..."

keywords weapon crack hard_hit explosion

K

klam

sound of a punch/hit during a fight. from:
Dragon Ball Z Vol 1, by Akira Toriyama
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klok

sound of a kick against someone's body (head, for example). from:
Dragon Ball Z Vol 1, by Akira Toriyama
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klunk

sound of heavy metallic objects colliding

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knack

sharp blow or sound

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knell

sound of a bell struck or rung

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knock-knock

sound of striking with a sounding blow. As in knocking on a door

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kong

sound of food bowl hitting the head (dog (Odie) getting hit on the head with a food bowl, "Garfield", Jim Davis)

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kwok

sound of an earthenware pot being smashed to pieces on the ground ("Misoso: Once Upon a Time Tales from Africa", by Verna Aardema)

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L

lash

1. to move violently or suddenly. also: to dash, 2. to thrash or beat violently, as in "the rain lashed at the windowpanes". More rain sounds

keywords hard_hit movement movement weather

P

ping-pong

game of table-tennis, imitative origin

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plonk

a dull striking sound

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plump

heavy sound of landing

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pock

dry hit, such as when a wooden baseball bat hits a baseball.

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pop

sound of rapping, knocking, or explosive. in the media: Snap, Crackle, and Pop are the cartoon mascots of Kellogg's breakfast cereal Rice Krispies. They are named after the sound rice krispies make when they are dropped in a bowl of milk. Find more explosions.

keywords explosion hard_hit light_hit

pow

sound of a blow / collision

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puh-puh-puh

sound of pounding ("Misoso: Once Upon a Time Tales from Africa", by Verna Aardema)

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punt

sound of a kick (Garfield, Jim Davis)

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R

rap

to strike, esp. with a quick, smart, or light blow

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S

shoop

sound of a karate kick/chop, also: swah / shwah. from:
Dragon Ball Z Vol 1, by Akira Toriyama
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shwap

sound of a punch. from:
Dragon Ball Z Vol 1, by Akira Toriyama
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slam

to beat, shut with a noise

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slap

smart blow as with the open hand. Find more hit/ punch words

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snap

1. to make a cracking sound, eg. snapping your fingers, or a camera making a photo (sound of the shutter). in the media: Snap, Crackle, and Pop are the cartoon mascots of Kellogg's breakfast cereal Rice Krispies. They are named after the sound rice krispies make when they are dropped in a bowl of milk 2. the "sound" of someone's pride being hurt. this is another example of "non-auditory onomatopoeia". other examples: bling bling, yoink and shiiin

keywords hard_hit light_hit crack music

sock

sound of a punch to the face (Batman 1960s tv show). Find more hit/ punch words

keywords hard_hit punch fight

splat

landing with a smacking sound

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spoing

sound of a piano landing on someone's head ("Garfield", Jim Davis)

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stup

sound of landing (after a jump). also: tup. from:
Dragon Ball Z Vol 1, by Akira Toriyama

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swah

sound of a karate chop. from:
Dragon Ball Z Vol 1, by Akira Toriyama
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swash

to dash violently, make a noise of clashing swords

keywords hard_hit metal movement

T

tch, tch, tch

sound of chopping off branches of wood ("Sebgugugu the Glutton: A Bantu Tale from Rwanda", by Verna Aardema)

keywords hard_hit light_hit

throb

(of the heart) to beat strongly

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thud

to hit with a dull sound

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thump

1. to strike or beat with or as if with something thick or heavy so as to cause a dull sound, as in a punch during a fight, or the sound of heavy footsteps 2. a verb for sound made by a big engine, as in thumping, chunking engines going.. (from the poem "engineers" by Jimmy Garthwaite, in "Noisy poems" by Jill Bennett)

keywords hard_hit engine

thung

sound of a blow to a metal object (features in a Roy Lichtenstein painting

keywords hard_hit metal

thunk

sound of impact

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thwack

the sound of flogging. Find more hit/ punch words

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thwogg

sound of a kick against someone's body (head, for example). from:
Dragon Ball Z Vol 1, by Akira Toriyama
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tup

sound of landing (after a jump). from:
Dragon Ball Z Vol 1, by Akira Toriyama

keywords hard_hit light_hit

W

wap

hit/blow. Find more hit/ punch words

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whack

to strike sharply. Find more hit/ punch words

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wham

a heavy blow. Find more hit/ punch words

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whang

sound of a hit / punch (Garfield, Jim Davis). Find more hit/ punch words

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whap

1. to throw one's self quickly, or by an abrupt motion; to turn suddenly; (eg. she whapped down on the floor; the fish whapped over), 2. to beat or strike, 3. a blow, or quick, smart stroke. Find more hit/ punch words

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whock

sound of a hit / punch (Garfield, Jim Davis). Find more hit/ punch words

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whop

to beat, strike. Find more hit/ punch words

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whump

the sound of colliding bodies, a slamming sound, or the sound of a punch to the jaw. Find more hit/ punch words

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Z

zlopp

sound of a man falling during a fight (Batman episode 13 season 1)

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zonk

the sound of a karate chop. Find more hit/ punch words

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