How Do You Spell EPITHET?

Correct spelling for the English word "epithet" is [ˈɛpɪθɪt], [ˈɛpɪθɪt], [ˈɛ_p_ɪ_θ_ɪ_t]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Plural form of EPITHET is EPITHETS

Definition of EPITHET

  1. descriptive word or phrase

Anagrams of EPITHET

6 letters

5 letters

Common Misspellings for EPITHET

Below is the list of 200 misspellings for the word "epithet".

Usage Examples for EPITHET

  1. What endeared poor Mrs. Pethel to me was- well, the inevitability of the epithet I give her. - "James Pethel" by Max Beerbohm
  2. And to neither of these women, in whose presence he so unexpectedly found himself within a few hours of landing in England, could the epithet " homely" be applied. - "Okewood of the Secret Service" by Valentine Williams
  3. Mr. Evarts: But the body of the crime is the robbery, and not the epithet. - "Trial of the Officers and Crew of the Privateer Savannah, on the Charge of Piracy, in the United States Circuit Court for the Southern District of New York" by A. F. Warburton
  4. If his conduct, in the former part of his life, had been equal to all his natural and acquired talents, he would most justly have merited the epithet of all- accomplished. - "Letters to His Son, 1749" by The Earl of Chesterfield
  5. Yet as the epithet is bestowed on an infinite number of bad poets and tedious authors, it is more often used to ridicule than to praise. - "Reflections Or, Sentences and Moral Maxims" by Francois Duc De La Rochefoucauld