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an·o·nym·i·ty

 (ăn′ə-nĭm′ĭ-tē)
n. pl. an·o·nym·i·ties
1. The quality or state of being unknown or unacknowledged.
2. One that is unknown or unacknowledged.

an•o•nym•i•ty

(ˌæn əˈnɪm ɪ ti)

n., pl. -ties.
1. the state or quality of being anonymous.
2. an anonymous person.
[1810–20]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.anonymity - the state of being anonymousanonymity - the state of being anonymous  
obscurity - an obscure and unimportant standing; not well known; "he worked in obscurity for many years"

anonymity

noun
1. namelessness, innominateness Both mother and daughter have requested anonymity.
2. unremarkability or unremarkableness, characterlessness, unsingularity the anonymity of the rented room

anonymity

noun
The quality or state of being obscure:
Translations
مَجْهولِيَّة
anonymita
anonymitet
névtelenség
nafnleysi; nafnleynd
anonimiškumasbeveidiškumas
anonymita
kimliği bilinmeme

anonymity

[ˌænəˈnɪmɪtɪ] Nanonimato m
to preserve one's anonymitypermanecer en el anonimato
the anonymity of rented roomslo anónimo de las habitaciones de alquiler

anonymity

[ˌænɒˈnɪmɪti] n (remaining unnamed)anonymat m

anonymity

nAnonymität f

anonymity

[ˌænəˈnɪmɪtɪ] nanonimato

anonymous

(əˈnonəməs) adjective
without the name of the author, giver etc being known or given. The donor wished to remain anonymous; an anonymous poem.
aˈnonymously adverb
anonymity (ӕnəˈniməti) noun
References in classic literature ?
"We all recognise," he added, with a bow, "the necessities which force the most famous of us to live sometimes in the shadow of anonymity. If the Chief could find little to say to Monsieur Guillot of Lille, he will, I am sure, be very interested in a short conversation with Monsieur Henri Pailleton."
It was evident that they detested anonymity. He saw that the malicious attempt to hurt him had failed.
SIR Cliff Richard has helped launch a petition calling for anonymity for sex offence suspects until a charge is brought against them.
BY JEREMY ARMSTRONG SIR Cliff Richard has helped launch a petition calling for anonymity for sex offence suspects until a charge is brought against them.
Since that time, the most important aspects of third-party reproduction have always been the confidentiality in procedure and anonymity of donors.
Anonymity should be waived for all future gamete donations in Council of Europe member States, PACE said today, after a debate in plenary session in Strasbourg.
Summary: New Delhi (India), Apr 10 (ANI): The Election Commission of India (EC) on Wednesday told the Supreme Court that it was not against the issuance of electoral bonds for the funding of political parties but was against the anonymity of the donors and hence, wanted transparency in the scheme.
One of the major reasons behind the emergence and rise of cyber bullying is the issue of online anonymity. A notable number of social media forums allow the option of making oneself anonymous whilst interacting with another individual.
There is a tension, however, that is associated with anonymity. The right to be anonymous is recognized and protected by the First Amendment.
In Section 3, we introduce the attack model against the vulnerabilities of previous anonymity methods.
It is for these reasons that the whole question of lifelong anonymity must be revisited.