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spoonerism

spoon·er·ism

spoonerism

 
pronunciation:
spu n rih zm
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition: a usu. unintentional switching of the initial sounds of two or more words, such as "sped rot" for "red spot".
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