Spanish translation of 'byword'
⇒ his name is a byword for success
su nombre es sinónimo de éxito
- (= slogan)
palabra f de moda
Example Sentences Including 'byword'
What had turned him to a career which would make his name a byword for cruelty and evil that would echo into the twenty-first century?HIDING FROM THE LIGHT
There was a new buoyancy to his walk, and his staff found that his sarcasm, long a byword in the department, was gentler.The Endless Game
Coffee at Melanie's was a byword in Kinvarra for putting your feet up after a hard morning.JUST BETWEEN US (2002)
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Translation of byword from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary