anonym

[an-uh-nim]
noun
1.
an assumed or false name.
2.
an anonymous person or publication.

Origin:
1805–15; < French anonyme < Greek anṓnymos anonymous

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anonym (ˈænənɪm)
 
n
1.  a less common word for pseudonym
2.  an anonymous person or publication

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anonym
1812, "nameless person," from Fr. anonyme, from L. anonymus, from Gk. anonymos "without a name" (see anonymous). Meaning "fictitious name" is recorded from 1866.
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Example sentences
We take all allegations of fraud seriously, and you can remain anonym ous.
Donations remain anonym ous to the students, as do the students to the donors.
They are voluntary and anonym ous and are used to provide more meals.
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