IV. WORDS RELATING TO THE INTELLECTUAL FACULTIES; COMMUNICATION OF IDEAS

I. NATURE OF IDEAS COMMUNICATED

[Having a double sense] Equivocalness.

[Nouns] equivocalness; double meaning [more]; ambiguity, ambiguousness, double entente, double entendre, pun, paragram, calembour, quibble, equivoque, anagram; conundrum (riddle) [more]; word play (wit) [more]; homonym, homonymy; amphiboly, amphibology; ambilogy, ambiloquy.

Sphinx, Delphic oracle.

equivocation (duplicity) [more]; white lie, mental reservation (concealment) [more]; paltering.

[Verbs] be equivocal; have two meanings [more]; equivocate (alter) [more].

[Adjectives] equivocal, ambiguous, amphibolous, homonymous; double-tongued (lying) [more]; enigmatical, indeterminate.

[Phrases] on the one hand, on the other hand.

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