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appellative

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of appellative

  1. a word or combination of words by which a person or thing is regularly known <the brochure had advertised a sandy beach, but we didn't see anything that remotely merited that appellative> Synonyms appellation, name, cognomen, compellation, denomination, denotation, designation, handle, moniker (also monicker), nomenclature, titleRelated Words baptismal name, Christian name, first name, forename, given name; family name, maiden name, middle name, surname; matronymic, patronymic; byname, diminutive, epithet, hypocorism, nickname, sobriquet (also soubriquet); banner, rubric, tag; alias, cryptonym, nom de guerre, nom de plume, pen name, pseudonym; binomial, monomial; trivial name, vernacular; misnomer; brand name, label, trademark, trade name




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