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Dictionary entry overview: What does paronomasia mean?
• PARONOMASIA (noun)
The noun PARONOMASIA has 1 sense:
1. a humorous play on words
Familiarity information: PARONOMASIA used as a noun is very rare.
Dictionary entry details
|Sense 1||paronomasia [BACK TO TOP]|
A humorous play on words
Nouns denoting communicative processes and contents
I do it for the pun of it / his constant punning irritated her
Hypernyms ("paronomasia" is a kind of...):
Domain member usage:
fungi ((pun) the one who buys the drinks)
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