Homonymy



[huh-mon-uh-mee, hoh-] /həˈmɒn ə mi, hoʊ-/

noun
1.
homonymous state.

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    [hoh-moh-oo-see-uh n, -ou-, hom-oh-] /ˌhoʊ moʊˈu si ən, -ˈaʊ-, ˌhɒm oʊ-/ noun 1. a member of a 4th-century a.d. church party that maintained that the essence or substance of the Father and the Son is the same (opposed to ). adjective 2. of or relating to the Homoousians or their doctrine. /ˌhəʊməʊˈuːsɪən; -ˈaʊ-; ˌhɒm-/ noun […]

  • Homophil

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  • Homophile

    [hoh-muh-fahyl] /ˈhoʊ məˌfaɪl/ noun 1. a homosexual. adjective 2. advocating or supportive of the interests, civil rights, and welfare of homosexuals; gay: a homophile activist organization. /ˈhəʊməˌfaɪl; ˈhɒm-/ noun 1. a rare word for homosexual n. 1960, from homo- (2) “homosexual” + -phile. An attempt to coin a word for a homosexual person as part […]

  • Homophobe

    [hoh-muh-fohb] /ˈhoʊ məˌfoʊb/ noun 1. a person who fears or hates and homosexuality.



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