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moniker

noun mon·i·ker \ˈmä-ni-kər\

Simple Definition of moniker

  • : a name or nickname

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of moniker

Examples of moniker in a sentence

  1. He earned the moniker Gator from his days wrestling alligators in Florida.

  2. I think Happy is an appropriate moniker for someone who smiles so much.



Variants of moniker

also monicker play \ˈmä-ni-kər\

Origin of moniker

probably from Shelta (language of Irish itinerants) mŭnnik, modification of Irish ainm


First Known Use: 1851

Rhymes with moniker



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