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nicknaming

See definition of nicknaming on Dictionary.com
  • as inname
  • as intag
  • as indesignate
  • as indub
  • as inentitle

synonyms for nicknaming

  • call
  • designate
  • dub
  • identify
  • nickname
  • baptize
  • characterize
  • christen
  • classify
  • define
  • denominate
  • entitle
  • label
  • nomenclature
  • style
  • tag
  • term
  • ticket
  • title
  • cognominate
  • give a handle
  • put tag on
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antonyms for nicknaming

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  • ignore
  • cancel
  • detach
  • ignore
  • let go
  • loosen
  • release
  • stop
  • subtract
  • unfasten
  • run away
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        How to use nicknaming in a sentence

        They set up a store on similar lines to those at Quebec, which also the people were not slow in nicknaming "La Friponne."
        MONTREAL 1535-1914 UNDER THE FRENCH RGIMEWILLIAM HENRY ATHERTON
        The scholars signify their contempt for the ushers—officially known as maîtres répétiteurs—by nicknaming them pions or watch-dogs.
        LIPPINCOTT'S MAGAZINE OF POPULAR LITERATURE AND SCIENCE, VOLUME 20. JULY, 1877.VARIOUS
        The opposition retaliated by nicknaming the leader of the victorious faction the "Czar of Woodbine."
        CHILDREN OF THE TENEMENTSJACOB A. RIIS
        The pigmy, as the late queen had been fond of nicknaming him, was the only giant in the Government.
        HISTORY OF THE UNITED NETHERLANDS, 1600-09, VOL. IV. COMPLETEJOHN LOTHROP MOTLEY
        He had taken to so nicknaming Edala since the bushbuck hunt and she seemed rather to like it.
        THE WHITE HAND AND THE BLACKBERTRAM MITFORD
        No ingenuity in nicknaming could extract Carpy from Campbell.
        LALAGE'S LOVERSGEORGE A. BIRMINGHAM
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        OCTOBER 26, 1985
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