pen name

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pen name

also pen·name (pĕn′nām′)
n.
A pseudonym used by a writer. Also called nom de plume.

pen name

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penname

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(Literary & Literary Critical Terms) an author's pseudonym. Also called: nom de plume

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n.
a writer's pseudonym; nom de plume.
[1840–50]
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Noun1.pen name - an author's pseudonym
anonym, nom de guerre, pseudonym - a fictitious name used when the person performs a particular social role

pen name

noun pseudonym, nom de plume, allonym Eric Blair, better known by his pen name of George Orwell
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