Thesaurus

sobriquet

noun

Definition of SOBRIQUET

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), sobriquet (also soubriquet), surname

Variants of SOBRIQUET

sobriquet also soubriquet
March 30, 2015
amphibology Hear it
A phrase with more than one interpretation
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears