Definition of Punning. Meaning of Punning. Synonyms of Punning

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Definition of Punning

Punning
Pun Pun, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Punned; p. pr. & vb. n. Punning.] To make puns, or a pun; to use a word in a double sense, especially when the contrast of ideas is ludicrous; to play upon words; to quibble. --Dryden.

Meaning of Punning from wikipedia

- phonetic similarity in the words punned upon. Mark Elvin describes how this "peculiarly Chinese form of visual punning involved comparing written characters...
- punning a pointer directly. Some compilers like GCC support such non-standard constructs as a language extension. For another example of type punning...
- (November 10, 1971 – February 7, 2000), better known by his stage name Big Pun (short for Big Punisher), was an American rapper and actor. Emerging from...
- Puning (simplified Chinese: 普宁; traditional Chinese: 普寧; pinyin: Pǔníng; postal: Puning) is a county-level city in the muni****l region of Jieyang, in...
- Dipprasad Pun, CGC (Nepali: दिपप्रसाद पुन) is a Nepalese sergeant of the Royal Gurkha Rifles who was decorated with the Con****uous Gallantry Cross for...
- The valley of Punial (Urdu: ڀو نيا ل) is situated in Ghizer District in the Gilgit-Baltistan, ****stan, where hundreds of thousands of tourists visit annually...
- contains the technique of canting arms, which can be considered punning. Visual puns on the bearer's name are used extensively as forms of heraldic expression...
- Mahabir Pun(Nepali: महावीर पुन, pronounced [ˌmʌhaˈbiːr puːn]) is a Nepalese teacher, social entrepreneur and an activist known for his extensive work...
- Chinese, English, and Magar surname PunBB, an internet discussion board system, originally known as Pun Type punning, a computer programming technique Parti...
- Punal may refer to : Punal Nadu, one of the minor Tamil kingdoms Puñal...
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