Synonyms of byword in English:

byword


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noun

1‘the Court of Chancery had become a byword for administrative delay’

SYNONYMS

perfect example of, classic case of, model of, exemplar of, embodiment of, incarnation of, personification of, epitome of, typification of

synonymous with

rare avatar of

2‘reality was his byword’

SYNONYMS

slogan, motto, maxim, axiom, dictum, mantra, catchword, watchword, formula, cry, battle cry, rallying cry

nickname, middle name

rare apophthegm