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soubriquet

[soo-bruh-key, -ket, soo-bruh-key, -ket] /ˈsu brəˌkeɪ, -ˌkɛt, ˌsu brəˈkeɪ, -ˈkɛt/
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British Dictionary definitions for soubriquet

sobriquet

/ˈsəʊbrɪˌkeɪ/
noun
1.
a humorous epithet, assumed name, or nickname
Word Origin
C17: from French soubriquet, of uncertain origin

soubriquet

/ˈsəʊbrɪˌkeɪ/
noun
1.
a variant spelling of sobriquet
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