sobriquet


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sobriquet

, soubriquet
a humorous epithet, assumed name, or nickname
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Summary: Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) [India], August 6 (ANI): The Congress on Sunday lambasted the Narendra Modi led- Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government and Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, describing sobriquet NaMo as "No Agriculture Mal-governance Only".
Known by the sobriquet "El Licenciado" - "the graduate" - Lopez heads a Sinaloa Cartel faction at odds with two sons of former Sinaloa Cartel leader El Chapo Guzman.
JURGEN KLOPP probably didn't know how apt his self-imposed sobriquet would be.
Tous les jeunes participants beneficieront, tout au long du festival, de plusieurs conferences devant etre animees par des professionnels de cet art parmi lesquels l'humoriste tunisien Khaled Bouzid, connu sous le sobriquet d'El Fahem dans la serie TV a succes N'sibti Laaziza, qui fera egalement partie du jury appele a departager les concurrents.
Hence a left-handed pitcher facing the batter stood with the pitching arm to the south, inspiring the sobriquet southpaw.
That was why he was unanimously given the sobriquet, "the Voice of Cricket", he added.
David acquired his sobriquet oinvincibleo through warring contests in Athens and Constantinople during the sixth century and is considered an Armenian philosopher by Armenian tradition.
Guest included Jill Schlamm and Maggie (one of the couple's two daughters), CCR agents, landlords, managers and members of the REBNY ethics committee where Schlamm's contributions over the years earned him his sobriquet.
4) Walter Borenstein, glosses the comadrona's speech tag and sobriquet "Porreta" as "a colloquial expression that means 'stark naked'" (253, n.
TURNER CONTEMPORARY May * 25-September 15 * Curated by Brian Dillon "Curiosity" is a sobriquet that suggests the recondite and faintly declasse: qualities, no doubt, that recommend it to the arcana-loving, culturally omnivorous New York-based magazine Cabinet and to its UK editor Brian Dillon, who's curated this bursting Wunderkammer of an exhibition.
He has shown no remorse whatsoever for his revolting actions which earned him the sobriquet "every parent's worst nightmare".
Fourteen years after the chilling attack, Imiela staged a series of rapes across the south of England on victims as young as 10 - earning him the sobriquet "the M25 rapist".