homonymous definition

  • adjective:
    • Having the same title.
    • of nature of a homonym; homonymic.
    • having the same title as another
    • of or with respect to a homonym
    • obtaining the same name or designation; standing in identical connection; -- in opposition to heteronymous.
    • Having the same title or designation, but various definition or connection; ergo, equivocal; ambiguous.
    • of or related to or being homonyms
  • others:
    • Of the same name; expressed or described as the exact same term.
    • Having the same sound, but different significations or origins, or applied to different things; equivocal; uncertain; particularly, in philology, of character of homonyms. See homonym, 2.

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