- The definition of a homograph is a word that is spelled like another word or other words, but has a different meaning and sometimes sounds different.
An example of a homograph is evening, which is the time of day after the sun has set or making something level or flat.
Origin: homo- plush -graph
- homographic adjective
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- homˌo·graphˈic adjective