Definition of "entendre" []

  • A word, phrase, etc, that can be interpreted in two ways, esp one having one meaning that is indelicate (noun)
  • The type of humour that depends upon such ambiguity (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "entendre" in a sentence
  • "It's one of those two-woman talk show sketches in which the double entendre is audaciously outrageous."
  • "Aside from the fact that Karma can be neither big nor small, what the hell kind of half-assed double entendre is that?"
  • "How good is a double entendre from a quick witted mind?"
  • "Your Wonkette Teabagging Tour, Part II latest miserable journey into this muddy Randian hell, may we just NOTE that we have noticed various folks on the Internet writing about how lame and trite certain blogs are for covering the Teabaggers only because of that silly sexual double entendre, which is now a dead joke."