The Complete List of Homonyms

The is the Complete List of Homonyms which contains all the Homonyms.

Cache: A hidden store of things

Cash: Money in coins or notes


1. A large, heavy piece of artillery formerly used in warfare

2. (Billiards or snooker) A stroke in which the cue ball strikes two balls successfully

3. Collide with something forcefully or at an angle


1. A general rule or principle by which something is judged

2. The degree or the law of a Church

3. A collection or the list of sacred books accepted as genuine

Canvas: A strong coarse unbleached cloth used to make sails, tents etc… and as a surface for oil painting


1. Solicit votes from voters

2. Propose an idea or a plan for discussion


1. The most important city or a town of a country or a region, usually the seat of government and administration

2. Wealth owned by a person or an association or invested, lent or borrowed

3. A capital letter

4. (Of an offence or charge) Liable to attract the death penalty


1. (In the USA) A building housing a legislative assembly

2. (The Capitol) The temple of Jupiter on the Capitoline Hill in ancient Rome


1. A unit of weight for precious stones and pearls, equivalent to 200 milligrams

2. (USA spelling of karat) A measure of the purity of Gold, pure gold being 24 carats

Caret:A proofreader’s mark (^) placed below a line of text to indicate a proposed insertion or correction

Carrot: A tapering orange-colored root eaten as a vegetable


1. Throw forcefully in a specified direction

2. Cause (light or shadow) to appear on a surface

3. Discard

4. Shape (metal or other material) by pouring into a mould while molten

5. Register( a vote)

6. Throw the hooked and baited end of a fishing line into the water

7. cast a magic spell to take effect

8. The actors taking part in a play or film

Caste: 1. each of hereditary classes of Hindu society, distinguished by relative degrees of ritual purity or pollution (untouchables) and of social status

2. (In some social insects) A physically distinct kind of individual with a particular function(Entomology)

Cede: Give up (power or territory)

Seed: A plant’s unit of reproduction through which another plant is capable of growing


1. A small room in which a prisoner is kept locked or in which a monk or a nun sleeps

2. A small group of people forming a nucleus of a political party

3. A device containing electrodes immersed in electrolyte, used for current generation or electrolysis

Sell: Give or hand over in exchange for money

Censor: An official who examines material that is to be published or a film that is to be screened and deletes or edits parts considered offensive to societal sensibilities or a threat to the security of the society

Sensor: A device which detects or measures a physical property


1. Quote (a book or author) as evidence for an argument or belief

2. Praise for a courageous act in an official dispatch


1. The faculty or the power of seeing

2. The action or the fact of seeing someone or something


1. An area of ground on which something is located

2. The place where a particular event or activity is occurring or has occurred


1. Rough or harsh in texture, unrefined

2. (Of a person’s features) Not elegantly formed or well proportioned

3. (Of a person’s character or his speech) Rude or vulgar


1. The route or direction followed by a ship, aircraft, road or a river

2. The way in which something progresses or develops

3. A dish forming one of the successive parts of meal

4. A series or lectures or lessons in a particular subject

5. An area of land prepared for racing, golf or any other sport

Complacent: Smug and uncritically satisfied with oneself or one’s achievements, self-satisfied

Complaisant: Willingness to please others or to accept their behavior without protest


1. A thing that contributes extra features to something else and thereby enhances and improves it

2. The number or quantity the makes something complete

Compliment: A polite expression of praise or admiration

Conch: A tropical marine mollusk


1. (Of a machine) break down

2. Faint or go to sleep or die


1. (Of a pigeon or dove) Make a softy murmuring sound

2. (Of a person) To speak in a soft and gentle voice


1. A sudden and violent seizure of power from a government

2. An unexpected and notably successful act

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