Bedeutung von “nickname” im Essential American English Dictionary

nickname

noun us /ˈnɪkˌneɪm/

a name used informally instead of your real name:

After the race, his new nickname was “Speedy.”
nickname verb present participle nicknaming, past tense and past participle nicknamed

They nicknamed her “The Cat Lady.”

(Definition von “nickname” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)