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Meaning of WORDPLAY

Pronunciation:  'wurd`pley

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a humorous play on words; "I do it for the pun of it"; "his constant punning irritated her"
 

WORDPLAY is a 8 letter word that starts with W.

 

 Synonyms: paronomasia, pun, punning
 
 See Also: fun, play, sport

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Word"play`\, n.
A more or less subtle playing upon the meaning of words.

 

 

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