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Synonyms for punning

Noun

1. pun, punning, wordplay, paronomasia, fun, play, sport
usage: a humorous play on words; "I do it for the pun of it"; "his constant punning irritated her"

Verb

1. pun, joke, jest
usage: make a play on words; "Japanese like to pun--their language is well suited to punning"
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