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B

bbvvvvvvvvvvvvvnnnnnn

The sound of an activated but motionless lightsaber in Star Wars movies. Also: nnnnnnnn Reddit

keywords saber weapon

bratatat

sound of machine gun. (Bratatat! is a Roy Lichtenstein painting)

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C

clack

1. chatter, prattle 2. to make an abrupt striking sound or series of sounds, such as footsteps 3. cry of a bird , especially fowl. see also: cackle, cluck 4. Sound of a late 19th century gun being closed after loading, according to a reply to a yahoo!Answers post about the sound of old guns

keywords animal bird weapon metal

D

dakka

the sound produced by fully-automatic weapons in action. Use in computer gaming: Acquiring "more dakka" leads to a faster rate of bullet discharge and thus improves the player's overall chance of taking out hostiles ref

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F

Ffffkrrrrshhzzzwooooom..woom..woooom..

Sounds of a lightsaber (Star Wars movies) Reddit

keywords weapon saber sword

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

M

moob

sound of an "implosion bomb". In a classic Uncle Scrooge tale by Carl Barks, Gyro Gearloose invented an "implosion bomb" that sucked up material and compacted it into a neat pile. Intended for litter collection, the Written Sound Effect was "MOOB", explicitly stated to be "BOOM" backwards. TvTropes

keywords misc explosion weapons

N

Nnnnnnnnn

The sound of an activated but motionless lightsaber in Star Wars movies.
Reddit

keywords saber weapon

P

p-taff

sound of a handgun

keywords weapon explosion

pew pew

sound produced by a lasergun

keywords weapon

pht

sound of an air-pistol, or pistol with silencer. also: ft

keywords weapons gas air

ping

an abrupt, ringing sound, a bullet striking something, or a computer tone

keywords weapon metal

poomb

Sound of an old pistol firing, according to a post on Yahoo!Answers

keywords weapon metal explosion

pssshhew

Ignition of a lightsaber in Star Wars movies. Also: Tshww, PHCKSHIIIIiooW Reddit
Lightsaber

keywords saber weapon

Psssssssss

The sound of a lightsaber being shoved into a door to melt it (Star Wars movies)

keywords saber weapon

R

ratatatat

sharp rapping sound repeated, often a machine gun. also : rat-a-tat; bratat

keywords weapon explosion

S

schhwaff

sound of a flying arrow

keywords weapon movement

Schklikt, klikt

Sound of a shotgun getting ready to be used, also known as racking the gun video (thanks, Gus!)

keywords weapon metal

schlikt

Schlikt replaced the usual snikt sound of super hero Wolverine's claws, during the period he was left without the adamantium covering on his bones.

keywords comics metal weapon misc

snap-hiss

The ignition of a lightsaber in Star Wars novels written by Timothy Zahn. Also: pssshhew, Tshww, PHCKSHIIIIiooW

keywords weapon sword

snikt

"snikt" in the Marvel comic books is the written sound of super hero Wolverine's claws popping. Replaced with schlikt during the period he was left without the adamantium covering on his bones.

keywords misc metal weapon

T

t'chi

sound of an arrow being shot from a bow ("Sebgugugu the Glutton: A Bantu Tale from Rwanda", by Verna Aardema)

keywords weapon

takka takka

sound of a machine gun (title of a Roy Lichtenstein painting)

keywords weapon

thwip

Spiderman web shooter

keywords misc weapon

tuff

sound of a shuriken, or throwing star, hitting a target

keywords fighting metal weapon

tzing

the sound of a bullet hitting the ground (features in Roy Lichtenstein painting "Live Ammo (Tzing!)")

keywords weapon

V

voomp

sound of explosive impact (weapon) (features in the Roy Lichtenstein painting "O.K., Hot Shot"). Find more explosions. Find more weapon sounds.

keywords explosion movement weapon

vrãu, vrãu

Sound of a lightsaber swinging through the air in Star Wars movies. Also: Ffffkrrrrshhzzzwooooom..woom..woooom..
Reddit

keywords saber weapon

W

Woom

Sound of a lightsaber swinging through the air in Star Wars movies. Also:vrãu, vrãu Reddit

keywords saber weapon

Z

zap

to destroy or kill by or as if by shooting

keywords weapon