Definitions for paronymˈpær ə nɪm

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  1. paronym(Noun)

    A word derived from the same root, or with the same sound, as another word.

  2. Origin: From παρα ‘beside’ + ονομα ‘-onym’.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Paronym(noun)

    a paronymous word


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