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nom de plume

 (nŏm′ də plo͞om′)
n. pl. noms de plume (nŏm′)

[French : nom, name + de, of + plume, pen.]

nom de plume

(ˈnɒm də ˈpluːm)
n, pl noms de plume (ˈnɒm də ˈpluːm)
(Literary & Literary Critical Terms) another term for pen name

pen′ name`


n.
a writer's pseudonym; nom de plume.
[1840–50]

nom de plume

- Literally "name of the pen," meaning "pseudonym."
See also related terms for pen.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.nom de plume - an author's pseudonym
anonym, nom de guerre, pseudonym - a fictitious name used when the person performs a particular social role

nom de plume

noun pseudonym, alias, pen name, assumed name Dodgson wrote under the nom de plume of Lewis Carroll.
Translations

nom de plume

[ˈnɒmdəˈpluːm] N (noms de plume (pl)) → seudónimo m, nombre m artístico

nom de plume

[ˌnɒmdəˈpluːm] (formal) n (= pen name, pseudonym) → pseudonyme m

nom de plume

nPseudonym nt

nom de plume

[ˈnɒmdəˈpluːm] n (Literature) → pseudonimo
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Edson was a postman from Worksop and that Hames Hadley Chase wrote under three o ther noms de plumes.