Definition of homophonous in English:

homophonous

adjective

  • (of a word or words) having the same pronunciation as another or others but different meaning, origin, or spelling.

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

Pronunciation

homophonous

/həˈmäfənəs/