To better see all uses of the word
sobriquet
in
Cyrano de Bergerac
please enable javascript.

Go to New Version of This Page
This old version has not been updated since 2016,
but we're leaving it in case you prefer it.
Show What's New
Please update your links from the new version.
sobriquet -- (French)
Used In
Cyrano de Bergerac
Go to Play Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • ’Pink-your-Doublet’ and ’Slit-your-Trunk’ Are their gentlest sobriquets; With Fame and Glory their soul is drunk!
  • ’Pink-your-Doublet’ and ’Slit-your-Trunk,’ In brawl and skirmish they show their spunk, Give rendezvous in broil and fray; ’Pink-your-Doublet’ and ’Slit-your-Trunk’ Are their gentlest sobriquets!

  • There are no more uses of "sobriquet" in the play.


    Show samples from other sources
  • Grim would be, I suppose, a sobriquet for your grandfather, based on his demeanor.
    Rodman Philbrick  --  Freak the Mighty
  • Now, it wasn’t as if I held my phone in my sweaty hand all day, staring at it while wearing my Special Yellow Dress, patiently waiting for my gentleman caller to live up to his sobriquet.
    John Green  --  The Fault in Our Stars

  • Go to more samples
Go to Play Vocabulary
verbalworkout.com . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading