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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

An adjective or describing phrase.

Usage examples (33)
  • Kind was the epithet most often used to describe the world famous doctor.
  • As a general thing, we understand that the person to whom the epithet is applied is a lazy, lumpy bumpkin.
  • This singular epithet is derived from the Armenian language.
  • They came here expecting to hear taunts and the occasional indelicate epithet from the stands. for more
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