pen name definition

  • noun:
    • A pseudonym utilized by a writer. Also called nom de plume.
    • A fictitious title used by an author rather than their real name.
    • a name believed by an author; a pseudonym or nom de plume.
    • view under title.
    • A name thought by an author for the ostensible reason for hiding their identification; a nom de plume; a literary pseudonym.
    • an author's pseudonym

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