homophonic homophonic

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) having the same sound
  2. (adj) having a single melodic line with accompaniment

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  • The homophonic logo representing Kuwait's oil company appears on the signs of 4,800 gasoline stations in Western Europe.

News

  • When the Second Verse Is Same as the First in Hebrew

    The Italian rabbi Leon de Modena once wrote a poem that could be read in either Hebrew or Italian. He wasn’t the only one to try his hand at homophonic verse. Click here for the rest of the article...
    on July 7, 2013     Source: The Forward

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ambivalent ambivalent
/æm ˈbɪ və lənt /