double-sens etymology

French word double-sens comes from French double, French sens (Direction. Meaning. Sense.)

Detailed word origin of double-sens

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
double French (fra) (baseball) double. Double (twice the number, amount, etc.). Duplicate (an identical copy) Double (all meanings).
sens French (fra) Direction. Meaning. Sense.
double-sens French (fra) A phrase that has two meanings, usually one innocent and one risqué. Compare the English double-entendre.