Thesaurus / double entendre
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This was no conventional—if the double entendre may be permitted—demonstration.

Here, however, it is probable that a double entendre was meant.

Its meaning is never hidden, and it seldom, if ever, takes the form of the double entendre.

No person of decency, still less of delicacy, will be guilty of double entendre.

Our DeportmentJohn H. Young

Behold that double creature yonder Delights them with a double entendre.''

The Punster's Pocket-bookCharles Molloy Westmacott

It was impossible to think of telling her a nasty story, a "double entendre" fell flat when she was there.

Now large teeth do not lend themselves to well-spoken comedy scenes, to smiles, or to double entendre.

The Elusive PimpernelBaroness Emmuska Orczy

He divined an innuendo, a double entendre in the speech that he did not comprehend, yet which enraged him.

A Man's HearthEleanor M. Ingram

The Normans failed to see the "double entendre" of this reply.

Simplicissimus, Harden's Zukunft, all the double entendre weeklies and monthlies of Paris.

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