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  Words related to pun

Related / Similar Words: punning, wordplay, paronomasia

 

Definition:
  • a humorous play on words; "I do it for the pun of it"; "his constant punning irritated her";
  • make a play on words; "Japanese like to pun--their language is well suited to punning";

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    Derivational Morphology: punning, wordplay, paronomasia

     

    Anagrams: Unp

     

    Language Translations:
    Danish: ordspil   Dutch: woordspeling  
    Finnish: sanaleikki   French: calembour  
    German: Witz   Hungarian: szójáték  
    Italian: gioco di parole   Japanese: 駄洒落  
    Norwegian: ordspill   Polish: gra słów  
    Portuguese: trocadilho   Romanian: calambur  
    Russian: каламбур   Spanish: juego de palabras  
    Swedish: ordvits   Telugu: శ్లేష  
     
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