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epithet
Used in
Wuthering Heights
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  • 'And you, you worthless ' he broke out as I entered, turning to his daughter-in-law, and employing an epithet as harmless as duck, or sheep, but generally represented by a dash .  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: earned the epithet, "The Great"
as in: racial epithet
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