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epithet meaning

EN[ˈɛp.ɪ.θɛt]
WEpithet
  • An epithet (from Greek: ἐπίθετον epitheton, neut. In contemporary use, epithet often refers to an abusive, defamatory, or derogatory phrase, such as a racial epithet.

Meaning of epithet for the defined word.

Grammatically, this word "epithet" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Countable nouns
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    Definiteness: Level 7
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