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nom de plume
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Definition a pen name or made-up name that an author signs to a work
  • "None at all, if you please, she doesn't wish her name to appear and has no nom de plume," said Jo, blushing in spite of herself.
    Louisa May Alcott  --  Little Women
  • Six decades ago in this enchanting hideaway, less than a mile downstream from where the Mormon steps meet the floor of the gulch, twenty-year-old Everett Ruess carved his nom de plume into the canyon wall below a panel of Anasazi pictographs, and he did so again in the doorway of a small masonry structure built by the Anasazi for storing grain.
    Jon Krakauer  --  Into the Wild
  • It was her nom de plume, her nom de guerre.
    Daniel Silva  --  The Black Widow

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