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anonymous
adj. having unknown authorship
cognomen
n. a descriptive nickname
denomonation
n. the name of a class or group
homonym
n. word with the same sound as a nother
ignominy
n. great personal dishonor
metonymy
n. figure of speech using a feature of an item
misnomer
n. a name wrongly or unsuitably applied
nomenclature
n. system of names in arts and sciences
nominal
adj. existing in name only and not in actuality
renown
n. quality of being widely honored and acclaimed
convival
adj. sociable
ebullience
n. exuberance
felicitous
adj. well-chosen; apt
irascible
adj. prone to outbursts of temper
placid
adj. having an undisturbed surface or aspect