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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A familiar address for a person; A descriptive word for a place or thing v. - Give a shortened address to.

Usage examples (38)
  • Joe's mother would not use his nickname and always called him Joseph
  • Henry's nickname was Slim
  • The nickname for the U.S. Constitution is `Old Ironsides'
  • His nickname is Spanish for "cinnamon blond" because of his red hair and light skin color. for more
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