Definition of onomatopoietic in US English:

onomatopoietic

adjective

rare
  • Onomatopoeic.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Johnson's New Universal Cyclopedia. From onomato- + -poietic, after onomatopoeia. Compare German onomatopoietisch.

Pronunciation

onomatopoietic

/ˌɒnəmatəˌpɔɪˈɛtɪk/