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appellatives

noun
plural of appellative

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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

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“Appellatives.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/appellatives. Accessed 25 Sep. 2022.

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