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epithet
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David Copperfield
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epithet
Used in
David Copperfield
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  • I am surprised, Steerforth although your candour does you honour,' said Mr. Creakle, 'does you honour, certainly I am surprised, Steerforth, I must say, that you should attach such an epithet to any person employed and paid in Salem House, sir.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: earned the epithet, "The Great"
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