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pseudonym

noun [C] uk   /ˈsjuː.də.nɪm/ us    /ˈsuː.də.nɪm/
a name that a person, such as a writer, uses instead of their real name, especially on their work: She writes under a pseudonym. George Orwell was a pseudonym - his real name was Eric Blair.
pseudonymous
adjective uk   /sjuːˈdɒn.ɪ.məs/ us    /suːˈdɑː.nɪ-/ formal
pseudonymous literature
Translations of “pseudonym”
in Korean 필명, 가명…
in Arabic اسم مُستَعار…
in French pseudonyme…
in Turkish takma ad…
in Italian pseudonimo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 筆名, 假名…
in Russian псевдоним…
in Polish pseudonim…
in Spanish seudónimo…
in Portuguese pseudônimo…
in German das Pseudonym…
in Catalan pseudònim…
in Japanese ペンネーム, 偽名…
in Chinese (Simplified) 笔名, 假名…
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