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  1. Standard membervivify
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    10 Oct '16 13:27
    Originally posted by FMF
    Actually, I prefer to think that I cuffed you upside the head with a homonym. Whether it was "bad" is for others to say.
    pun
    pən/Submit
    noun
    1.
    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)"
  2. Standard memberFMF
    Studying God figures
    Human Condition East
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    10 Oct '16 13:29
    Originally posted by vivify
    pun
    pən/Submit
    noun
    1.
    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)"
    I am framing myself as a purveyor of a well deployed homonym and find the label "pun" to cheapen what I did.
  3. Subscriberlemondrop
    pawn grabber
    outside the box
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    10 Oct '16 15:46
    Originally posted by vivify
    What country do you live in? I've never seen or heard of plum juice sold in grocery stores.
    it's called plum start
    in america sold by safeway
    and many other super markets
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    15 Oct '16 15:04
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