DOUBLE ENTENDRE By N., Sam M.S. - 18 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 SEXUAL DEVIATIONS (GENERAL) LANGUAGE (Psycholinguistics) SENTENCE COMPLETION METHOD ESTHETICS CANNON, WALTER BRADFORD (1871-1945) READABILITY RESEARCH NYMPHOMANIA (Andromania) CREATIVITY TESTS READINESS TESTS READING DISABILITY (Paralexia, Dyslexia) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "DOUBLE ENTENDRE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/double-entendre/ (accessed September 25, 2022).