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Best Onomatopoeia Poems

Below are the all-time best Onomatopoeia poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of onomatopoeia poems written by PoetrySoup members

Crackling Hearts an Onomatopoeia Poem
Crackling Hearts

Swoosh, whoosh a salty sea soars,
splish-splash colossal waves a roar.
Drip-drop, a leaky faucet spent,
trickle, streaming tears repent.

Pounding heart sore, you adore,
beating, loving pumps no...

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Categories: onomatopoeia, devotion, family, friendship, inspirational, introspection, life,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member I wander the desert alone
Aimlessly I meander in expansive barren-landscape
Whipped by the assault of rustling windy gales
Embossing sandy designs resembling ocean waves
Simulating pools of water in mirage of seascapes.


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Categories: imagery, metaphor, nature, onomatopoeia,
Form: Free verse
Let me write you something.
Let me write you a poem.
A poem so great Bukowski would give me a hats off-
And hand me a beer.
A poem so well-written, John Mayer...

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Categories: onomatopoeia, loveme, write, me, write,
Form: Free verse
Victim of a Word Place Accident
Are you the Victim of a Word Place Accident..? 
Couplets buckling like a rickety bamboo scaffold
Slippery When Wet Guy's taking a fall
Don't he look baffled


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Categories: onomatopoeia, humor, poets,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Mistitation

the droplets pitter-pattered
as my footprints melted into doesn't-matters
and all the buzzings and birds skitter-scattered
and, with Beauty on the nigh...all thought shattered...

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Categories: onomatopoeia, rain,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Owl Whoo Whoo
               Owl’s Whoo Whoo……

Do not ask me whoo is whoo?

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Categories: funny, happy, onomatopoeia,
Form: Personification
*****To the naked EYE, this poem may seem like gibberish,
but I assure you it is loaded with 24 palindromes,
3 palindrome phrases, 1 hidden palindrome phrase,

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Categories: humorous, nonsense, onomatopoeia, parody, passion, poetry,
Form: I do not know?
My Friends in Poetry
Dear Alliteration, 
First friend, foremost;
Forgetting not,
Shy Allegory, 
Dressed in Allusion; 
Sweet Anaphora, 
How I need thee! 
How I need thee!
And Assonance; 
Never deep asleep,...

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Categories: onomatopoeia, art, education, on writing and words,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Day The Stranger Came
The day the stranger came, we bade
goodbye to our mad sanity,
Our high hopes for humanity
traipsed off in treachery’s parade.

He took our trust and trussed us...

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Categories: onomatopoeia, betrayal,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme
Premium Member Love's Requisition
I come to your bedside once more,
you've poured our photos and poetry on the floor
an act of apostasy, a grim admission, the room in dim...

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Categories: onomatopoeia, i miss you, love, universe,
Form: Epic
Keep Right on Writing
1   Would you say that you’d like to write better?
2   Keep writing whether book or love letter.
3   Great writers...

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© Jesse Rowe  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: onomatopoeia, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Scene From A Bike Ride

Like a royal parade,
they waddled across
the well traveled thoroughfare
teeming with autos crawling to a stop;
otherwise road rage reduced to admiration.

The regal drake held his head...

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Categories: analogy, animal, beauty, environment, imagery, onomatopoeia,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Welcome to the Feast
A hearty welcome to the feast.
I’m your host, the rhyming beast.
Great dishes I’ve prepared for you.
Please try each one on the menu.
Start out with the...

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Categories: onomatopoeia, poetry,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Inner Light
My soul is trapped, unable to get free.
Under the shattered pieces of my heart.
Darkness where inner light should be.
Without the light my soul will fall...

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Categories: dark, light, onomatopoeia, sad,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Ssssss
Snake's hiss
  Death's kiss...

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Categories: death, onomatopoeia, sound,
Form: Footle
Poetry Convention
Good morning ladies and gentlemen and welcome to beautiful Zurich Switzerland and the First Annual Poetry Soup Convention. Welcome poets, linguists, scribes, metrists and rhymers....

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Categories: onomatopoeia, poetry,
Form: Prose
Premium Member Hear and Now
The name of this poem is "…" So the first line is shown.
The system would not let me put that in the title box. Sew,...

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© Ann Foster  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: onomatopoeia, america, christmas, emotions, god, happy, humorous,
Form: Free verse
John was as a free bird, happy,
Living his life, happy.
When others were sad John, happy,
When John did go no one, happy.
For life is not long...

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Categories: christian, death, happy, heaven, onomatopoeia, religious,
Form: Epitaph
When it rain, it pours
It's like opening every doors
Whizzing wind, Whispering breeze
Makes your senses at ease.

When it rain it pours
It's like knocking every doors
Thunder here,...

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Categories: imagery, onomatopoeia, rain,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Ring a Ling, Ding a Ling
Ho. Ho. Ho. Here we go,
blow off the calendar 
for show.

Racy red, glazy green 
and bright white  
blaze into sight.

Hell's bells, boredom tells.
Yuletide pride...

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© Cona Adams  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: onomatopoeia,
Form: Light Verse
One More Day
Tap. Tap. Tap.
Shoes. Clicking against the tiles.

Cling. Cling. Cling.
Keys. Jingling against each other. 

Clink. Clink. Clink.
Cuffs. Clanking against the bars. 

Drip. Drip. Drip.
Water. Smacking against...

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Categories: onomatopoeia, prison, psychological, repetition, violence,
Form: I do not know?
The wind The wind
The wind or the wind                    ...

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© John Beam  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: analogy, jesus, life, onomatopoeia, sea, time,
Form: Rhyme
The cold night is awoken and warmed 
A family of excitement ready to release their arsenal
Stored under the stairs until the big night
Let the show...

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Categories: firework, onomatopoeia,
Form: Narrative
Rain Dance Poem
When a poem is born
What is the chance
Of words in rain
Drip drop dance

Ping ting sing
Pitter patter rhyme
Rain dance acceleration
Makes my poem climb

Dribble drench drizzle
Thinking on...

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Categories: cry, onomatopoeia, rain, sound, spring, storm,
Form: Rhyme
Oh no too moppy ahhhhhh


knock knock knock
bang bang
tick tock


mish mash

ring ring



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Categories: conflict, howl, onomatopoeia, words,
Form: Free verse