Definition of sobriquet noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    sobriquet

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//ˈsoʊbrɪˌkeɪ//
     
    (also soubriquet)(formal)
     
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  1. 1an informal name or title that you give someone or something synonym nickname
  2. 2 He was a tiny man, and so earned the sobriquet “The Little Wonder.”
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: sobriquet