Synonyms of epithet in English:

epithet


See definition of epithet

noun

1‘these works earned him the epithet ‘the Spanish Heretic’’

SYNONYMS

sobriquet, nickname, byname, title, name, label, tag

description, descriptive expression, descriptive phrase, descriptive word, designation, denomination, characterization, identification

informal moniker, handle

formal appellation, cognomen, anonym

2‘he felt the urge to hurl epithets in his face’

SYNONYMS

obscenity, expletive, swear word, term of abuse, oath, curse, four-letter word, exclamation

informal dirty word

North American informal cuss word