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noun [C] uk ( also soubriquet)   /ˈsəʊ.brɪ.keɪ/ us    /ˈsoʊ-/ formal
a name given to someone or something that is not their or its real or official name: These charms have earned the television programme's presenter the sobriquet "the thinking woman's crumpet".
Translations of “sobriquet”
in Chinese (Traditional) 綽號, 假名…
in Chinese (Simplified) 绰号, 假名…
(Definition of sobriquet from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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