from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A pseudonym used by a writer. Also called nom de plume.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A fictitious name used by an author in place of their actual name.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a name assumed by an author; a pseudonym or nom de plume.
- n. See under Name.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A name assumed by an author for the ostensible purpose of concealing his identity; a nom de plume; a literary pseudonym.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an author's pseudonym
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