- Word Combinations (noun), Word Parts
|part of speech:
||a word or phrase attached to, or used in place of, a given name.
Czar Ivan IV of Russia became increasingly tyrannical and deserved his epithet "the Terrible."
- similar words:
||a word or phrase used to characterize someone or something contemptuously.
||appellation, name, nickname, tag, title
||epithetic (adj.), epithetical (adj.)