Definitions

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  • adj. Of or relating to epithets.
  • adj. Of or relating to epithesis.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Pertaining to, or abounding with, epithets.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to an epithet; containing or consisting of epithets; characterized by epithets; abounding with epithets: as, the style is too epithetic.

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Examples

  • I honestly don't care that I'm called names over at the Swamp, or that they'd engage in obviously libelous epithetic screeds against me personally on top of that.

    Biology Enters 'The Matrix'

  • We have epithetic - b in Plumb, the man who lived by the plum-tree and epithetic - p in Crump (Chapter II).

    The Romance of Names

  • Is there no discussion about how blatantly and disparagingly racist the whole product, from its imagery to the use of the phrase "slave loofah," (3bd-the epithetic equivalent of the N-word in Arabic) is?

    iToot Stream

  • But you have psychology yes, and you have psycho parathetics or epithetic inducements, do you not?

    inJesus :: Online Community :: Last posted message

  • The next one is even worse, because in THIS patently shameless rip-off scheme, the - (insert favorite epithetic description here) - Donks are taking aim at INDIVIDUAL'S 401K and IRA accounts.

    RadioActive Chief

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