Definition of homophonous in English:

homophonous

adjective

  • 1(of music) homophonic.

    • ‘It is a style of traditional homophonous singing.’
    • ‘Folk melodies are, without exception, homophonous.’
  • 2(of a word or words) having the same pronunciation as another or others but different meaning, origin, or spelling.

    • ‘Chinese is by reputation much more homophonous than English.’
    • ‘Consequently both are described as homophonous words.’

Pronunciation:

homophonous

/həˈmɒf(ə)nəs/