homophonous [huh-mof-uh-nuh s, hoh-] ExamplesWord Origin adjective
- identical in pronunciation.
Origin of homophonous 1745–55; Greek homóphōnos of the same sound; see, , Examples from the Web for homophonous Historical Examples of homophonous
Homophonous: words differently written but indistinguishable in sound, applied to different conceptions.
John. B. Smith
British Dictionary definitions for homophonous homophonous adjective
- of, relating to, or denoting a homophone