Sounds

sound

There are times in writing where you don’t want to describe what sound a character hears, but you want to use a word for the sound, because it will make your story stronger.
Below are words you can use to describe sounds of various types.

bang cluck hum ring swoosh
bark clunk jingle rippling tap
beep crack jangle roar tearing
bellow crackle kachunk rumble throb
blare crash knock rushing thud
blast creak mew rustle thump
blat dingdong moan scream thunder
bleat drip moo screech tick
bong drumming murmur schrunch tick-tock
boom fizz neigh shriek tinkle
bray glug patter sizzle toot
buzz gnashing peal slam trill
cackle gobble peep snap twang
cheep grating ping snarl twitter
chime grinding pop snort wail
chirp groan pow splash wheeze
clack growl pounding sputter whine
clang grumble pulsing squawk whir
clank grunt purr squeak whisper
clap gurgle put-put squeal whistle
clatter hiss rap squish yap
click hoot rat-a-tat stamp yelp
clink howl rattle swish zap
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