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sobriquet

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of sobriquet

  1. a descriptive or familiar name given instead of or in addition to the one belonging to an individual <tagged her with the sobriquet “peanut” because of her diminutive size> Synonyms alias, byname, cognomen, epithet, handle, moniker (also monicker), nickname (also soubriquet), surnameRelated Words appellation, denomination, denotation, designation, label, tag, title; anonym, nom de guerre, nom de plume, pen name, pseudonym



Variants of sobriquet

also soubriquet

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