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1. nickname

noun. ['ˈnɪkˌneɪm'] a familiar name for a person (often a shortened version of a person's given name).

Synonyms

  • moniker
  • designation
  • appellative
  • cognomen
  • denomination
  • sobriquet
  • byname
  • appellation

Antonyms

  • demobilize
  • cause to sleep
  • put option
  • contraindicate

Etymology

  • nekename (English)

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Rhymes with Nickname

  • brandname
  • surname

How do you spell nickname? Is it nicname ?

A common misspelling of nickname is nicname

Sentences with nickname


1. Noun, singular or mass
Handy's nickname is the Father of the Blues.

Quotes about nickname


1. My nickname isn’t Scarface—it’s Scarf Ace. I make knitted neck warmers like I make love—one grandmother at a time.
- Jarod Kintz, Love quotes for the ages. Specifically ages 18-81.

2. Dude. Hot Bozo. Best nickname ever.
- Cynthia Hand, Unearthly

2. nickname

verb. ['ˈnɪkˌneɪm'] give a nickname to.

Synonyms

  • dub
  • name

Etymology

  • nekename (English)

3. nickname

noun. ['ˈnɪkˌneɪm'] a descriptive name for a place or thing.

Etymology

  • nekename (English)
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