Wordplay Synonyms and Antonyms

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We found there are 3 synonyms for the word wordplay.

  1. paronomasia
  2. pun
  3. punning

And we found No direct antonym for the word wordplay.

Term Definition

paronomasia, pun, punning (noun)

a humorous play on words.

Nearby Terms

word-of-mouth (adjective satellite)
expressed orally

word-painter (noun)
a writer of vivid or graphic descriptive power

word-painting (noun)
a graphic or vivid verbal description

word-perfect (adjective satellite)
correct to the last detail; especially being in or following the exact words

word-splitting (noun)
making too fine distinctions of little importance

word-worship (noun)
the worship of words

wordbook (noun)
a reference book containing words (usually with their meanings)

wordfinder (noun)
a thesaurus organized to help you find the word you want but cannot think of

wordily (adverb)
in a verbose manner

wordiness (noun)
boring verbosity

wording (noun)
the manner in which something is expressed in words

wordless (adjective satellite)
expressed without speech

wordlessly (adverb)
without speaking

wordmonger (noun)
a writer who uses language carelessly or pretentiously with little regard for meaning

WordNet (noun)
any of the machine-readable lexical databases modeled after the Princeton WordNet