pun - транскрипция, произношение и перевод онлайн

Транскрипция и произношение слова "pun" в британском и американском вариантах. Подробный перевод и примеры.

pun / каламбур, игра слов
[pʌn]
[pʌn]
Перевод
имя существительное
каламбур
pun, quibble, wordplay, play on words, equivoque, quirk
игра слов
pun, play on words, quibble, wordplay, quirk, equivocality
глагол
каламбурить
pun
Определения
имя существительное
a joke exploiting the different possible meanings of a word or the fact that there are words that sound alike but have different meanings.
the pigs were a squeal (if you'll forgive the pun)
глагол
make a joke exploiting the different possible meanings of a word.
his first puzzle punned on composers, with answers like “Handel with care” and “Haydn go seek”
Примеры
Using the curse of the werewolf as a metaphor for puberty, it's a sharp and, forgive the pun , biting take on adolescence.
It's a pun on the fact that Darien called the servants pigs.
Mrs Conti doubtless had a lively night. Competitive eating has, excuse the pun , become very big over the last two decades.
I'm so bitter and bitchy, I can't even be bothered to pun on that last sentence.
Pornography seems to be a like, excuse the pun , a grind.
The name Cindy sounds like a near pun to cinders, which speaks again to the idea of complete destruction for the birth of some new work.
Nevertheless, the simple economics of house building mean that once a house has distinctive details, a sizeable garden and large rooms in a desirable location, the price, forgive the pun , will go through the roof.
There's some sort of joke / pun to be made here using the phrase ‘I'd give my eye teeth ’, but I can't figure out what it is.
You'll forgive the pun , but, Rocco, isn't this just a bit Mickey Mouse for you?
A healthy diet is, if you'll forgive the pun , a movable feast.