punning

EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

punning

  1. Present participle of pun.

NounEdit

punning (plural punnings)

  1. The action of the verb to pun.

AdjectiveEdit

punning

  1. That makes or uses a pun.
    The spoonerism "Burly Chassis" is a punning reference to Shirley Bassey's voluptuous figure.
Last modified on 9 January 2014, at 18:56