Definitions for punning
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word punning
pun, punning, wordplay, paronomasia(noun)
a humorous play on words
"I do it for the pun of it"; "his constant punning irritated her"
The action of the verb to pun.
That which makes or uses a pun.
The spoonerism "Burly Chassis" is a punning reference to Shirley Bassey's voluptuous figure.
Find a translation for the punning definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
Are we missing a good definition for punning? Don't keep it to yourself...
The Web's Largest Resource for
Definitions & Translations
A Member Of The STANDS4 Network
Nearby & related entries:
Alternative searches for punning:
Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.