play with words/language

idiom

: to use words that sound similar or that have several different meanings especially in a clever or funny way

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Recent Examples on the Web The domains suggested someone who liked to play with words as much as code. Vulture, 6 Jan. 2022

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“Play with words/language.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/play%20with%20words%2Flanguage. Accessed 14 Jul. 2024.

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