Remember that word from grammar school days? Onomatopoeia. Most of us can't even spell it much less define it.
Here is the definition from Wikipedia:
How many words can we come up with that fall into this category?Quote:
is a figure of speech that employs a word, or occasionally, a grouping of words, that imitates, echoes, or suggests the object it is describing, such as "bang" or "click", or animal noises such as "moo", "quack" or "meow".
Clink (a famous prison, but another name for jail because it's the sound the doors make when they are closed).