Homonym

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  • two words are homonyms if they are pronounced or spelled the same way but have different meanings

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  • two words are homonyms if they are pronounced or spelled the same way but have different meanings

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Homonym Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


A homonym is a word that sounds the same but has more than one meaning and is spelt differently. For example, right means moral, the opposite of left, and a personal freedom.

There are two kinds of homonyms: homophones (they sound the same) and homographs (they look the same).



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