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pseudonymnoun [C]

uk   /ˈsjuː.də.nɪm/  us   /ˈsuː.də.nɪm/
a name someone uses instead of their real name, especially on a written 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.nə.məs/ formal
pseudonymous literature
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pseudonymnoun [C]

 us   /ˈsu·dənˌɪm/
a name that someone uses instead of his or her real name, esp. on a written work: Samuel Clemens used the pseudonym Mark Twain.
(Definition of pseudonym from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pseudonym”
in Korean 필명, 가명…
in Arabic اسم مُستَعار…
in Malaysian nama samaran…
in French pseudonyme…
in Russian псевдоним…
in Chinese (Traditional) 筆名, 假名…
in Italian pseudonimo…
in Turkish takma ad…
in Polish pseudonim…
in Spanish pseudónimo, seudónimo…
in Vietnamese bút danh…
in Portuguese pseudônimo…
in Thai นามปากกา…
in German das Pseudonym…
in Catalan pseudònim…
in Japanese ペンネーム, 偽名…
in Chinese (Simplified) 笔名, 假名…
in Indonesian nama samaran…
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