Synonyms for Maxim:

n.

binomial, citation, battle cry, cite, cheer. words. aphorism (noun)
saying, epithet, study at saying.
byword (noun)
catchword, catchphrase, slogan.
formula (noun)
credo.
maxim (noun)
motto, catchword, credo, saying, axiom, epithet, proverb, Sir Hiram Stevens maxim, saw, cliche, adage, mantra.
person (noun)
Sir Hiram Stevens maxim.
phrase (noun)
catchphrase, locution, clause, metaphor, idiom, figure of speech, sentence, euphemism, phrase, phraseology, epigram, mannerism, paragraph, terminology, expression, Verbalism, slogan.

Other synonyms:

sir hiram stevens maxim
Sir Hiram Stevens maxim.
Other relevant words:
epithet, adage, battle cry, Sir Hiram Stevens maxim.

Usage examples for maxim

  1. He had worked a maxim gun in a fight when some hundred natives fell and only one white man had been wounded; and he had never known fear; but tonight his fingers were stiff on the lock of his gun. – Trooper Peter Halket of Mashonaland by Olive Schreiner
  2. For over an hour the houses in question gallantly held out, sweeping the streets constantly with their Maxim – The Invasion by William Le Queux