Definición de homophonous en inglés:

homophonous

Silabificación: ho·moph·o·nous
Pronunciación: /hōˈmäfənəs, hə-
 
/

adjetivo

  • (Of a word or words) having the same pronunciation as another or others but different meaning, origin, or spelling.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • Consequently both are described as homophonous words.
    • Chinese is by reputation much more homophonous than English.

Derivativos

homophony

Pronunciación: /-ˈmäfənē/
sustantivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • By setting one voice against three, Byrd masterfully harnesses the emphatic qualities of both polyphony and homophony: the text repetition of the former and the clarity and unity of the latter.
  • Note that I'm not denying that languages can and do differ in their relative amounts of homophony, word-sense ambiguity and lexical category ambiguity.
  • Being raised in a Lutheran tradition, my vocal writing is largely chorale style homophony contrasting with traditional contrapuntal textures.

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