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interjection used to express amazement

wub wub

The sound of the signature repetitive bass (wobble bass) in ‘dubstep’ music (a kind of electronic dance music).Other dubstep sounds: WOB WOB …


the sound of someone muttering, grunting, in protest (in Misoso: Once Upon a Time Tales from Africa, by Verna Aardema)

wuppa wuppa

sound of a helicopter. Also: ‘whop whop whop’whumpa-whumpa-whumpa-whumpa’whup-whup-whup’flac-flac-flac’chakk-chackk-chak-chak, chak-a-chak-akk-chk-chk-chk’DUBDUBDUBDUBDUBDUBDUB’THITH-THITH-THITH’batabatabatabata’ÔtocotocotocotocoÕ

woh woh woh woh

(automotive) sound of a bad bearing in the timing belt tensioner


signature laugh of cartoon character Daffy Duck, often uttered when Daffy has to escape from someone he has just pulled a prank …