What is the Homograph of fair?
Homograph definitions One of two or more words that have the same spelling but differ in origin, meaning, and sometimes pronunciation, such as fair (pleasing in appearance) and fair (market) or wind (wnd) and wind (wnd).
What is it called when words sound the same?
Homonyms are words which sound alike or are spelled alike. In a strict sense, a homonym is a word that both sounds and is spelled the same as another word. In loose terms, both homographs and homophones are a kind of homonym because they either sounds the same (homophone) or are spelled the same (homograph).
What English word has the most meanings?
What Entendre means?
noun. : a word or expression capable of two interpretations with one usually risqué
What language is Entendre?
Double entendre, in fact, originated in an obsolete expression in French, which means “double meaning.” The origins of pun are less certain, but it likely traces to the Italian word puntiglio meaning “fine point, quibble.” In English, double entendre refers to a double meaning in which one meaning is usually shocking …