noun al·pha·gram \ˈalfəˌgram\

Definition of alphagram



  1. :  a puzzle that consists in the defining of one phrase with another phrase made up of rhyming words that are spelled alike except for the first letters boy toy is an alphagram for male doll funny bunny is an alphagram for amusing little rabbit

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Origin and Etymology of alphagram

1alpha + -gram (as in cryptogram)

First Known Use: 1924

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capable of being understood in two ways

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