DOUBLE ENTENDRE By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 A word, sentence or phrase that can be interpreted in 2 ways. See ambiguity- pun. DOUBLE ENTENDRE: "Double entendre arises when a sentence has 2 meanings one of which is sexual in nature." Related Psychology Terms GESAMTVORSTELLUNG GARDEN-PATH SENTENCE CONSTITUENT AGREEABLE AFFIRMATIVE DENOTATIVE MEANING ANTECEDENT DEIXIS PHRASE-STRUCTURE GRAMMAR (PSG) LEXICAL ACCESS Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "DOUBLE ENTENDRE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/double-entendre/ (accessed May 26, 2020).