jeu de mots

[ zhœduh moh ]
/ ʒœdə ˈmoʊ /

noun, plural jeux de mots [zhœduh moh] /ʒœdə ˈmoʊ/. French.

a pun.

Origin of jeu de mots

literally, play of words
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