Synonyms for epithet

Synonyms for (noun) epithet

Synonyms: name, epithet

Definition: a defamatory or abusive word or phrase

Similar words: defamation, traducement, hatchet job, calumniation, calumny, obloquy

Definition: a false accusation of an offense or a malicious misrepresentation of someone's words or actions

Synonyms: epithet

Definition: descriptive word or phrase

Similar words: characterisation, characterization, delineation, depiction, word picture, word-painting, picture

Definition: a graphic or vivid verbal description

Usage: too often the narrative was interrupted by long word pictures; the author gives a depressing picture of life in Poland; the pamphlet contained brief characterizations of famous Vermonters

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