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Here Are 15 Homonyms — Let's See If You Think Of The Same Meaning As Most People Do

Really, anyone could be a ruler. All they have to do is measure 12 inches.

OK, I'm going to show you a homonym (a word with multiple meanings) below. Click on the picture that comes to your mind when you first hear that word!

Nails
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  1. Nails?

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Nails?
  1. A hand with painted nails
     
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  2. Nails you would use a hammer with
     
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Letter
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  1. Letter?

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Letter?
  1. Letters being inserted into a mail slot
     
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  2. Alphabet blocks
     
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  1. Bark?

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Bark?
  1. A dog barking
     
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  2. Bark on a tree
     
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Glasses
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Glasses?
  1. Glasses of water
     
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  2. Glasses on someone's face
     
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Bat
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Bat?
  1. A bat like the animal
     
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  2. A bat like the baseball instrument
     
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Rock
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Rock?
  1. Someone playing the guitar
     
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  2. A boulder in the middle of the desert
     
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Wave
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  1. Wave?

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Wave?
  1. An ocean wave
     
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  2. Someone waving with their hand
     
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Palm
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Palm?
  1. The palm of someone's hand
     
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  2. A palm tree
     
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Ruler
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  1. Ruler?

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Ruler?
  1. A one-foot ruler
     
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  2. Someone sitting on a throne
     
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Scale
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  1. Scale?

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Scale?
  1. Someone standing on a scale
     
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  2. A fish scale
     
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Sink
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Sink?
  1. A sink in a kitchen
     
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  2. A boat sinking
     
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Bow
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Bow?
  1. Someone holding a bow and arrow
     
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  2. A bow on top of a present
     
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Tank
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  1. Tank?

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Tank?
  1. A fish tank
     
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  2. A military tank
     
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Iron
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  1. Iron?

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Iron?
  1. An iron in golf
     
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  2. An iron mineral
     
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  3. Someone ironing clothes
     
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Seal
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Seal?
  1. A seal on the beach
     
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  2. A seal on an envelope
     
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Spring
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Spring?
  1. A field of flowers in the sun
     
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  2. A metal spring
     
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Fly
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