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anonymous as in:  an anonymous author

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  • Everyone wonders who made the anonymous donation.
    anonymous = by someone whose name is not known
  • The author remained anonymous.
    anonymous = unknown
  • "It's been written anonymously," I say, "but with Hilly around, there's still a good chance people will know it was me."   (source)
    anonymously = by an unnamed author so others will not know who wrote it
  • A millionaire, who wishes to remain anonymous, offered to pay my college tuition.   (source)
    anonymous = of unknown identity
  • They came through twice in ten days, and soon after, the anonymous, prune-faced woman on Munich Street was proven absolutely correct.   (source)
    anonymous = of unknown name
  • Then an anonymous letter came to our house addressed to my father.   (source)
    anonymous = written by an unknown person
  • A few months after we'd all cleared the First Gate, an anonymous avatar had placed an ultrapowerful artifact up for auction.   (source)
    anonymous = unknown
  • As much as they need to remain anonymous, they cannot get by entirely alone.   (source)
  • Westerberg found the station in time to catch the tail end of the Paul Harvey broadcast, and he was forced to agree: The few sketchy details made the anonymous hiker sound distressingly like his friend.   (source)
  • Phoebe imagined that every noise was the lunatic sneaking in or the message-leaver creeping up to drop off another anonymous note.   (source)
    anonymous = unsigned (not revealing who wrote it)
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  • Soon, there were little anonymous notes left taped to my window telling me I was beautiful or that I sang like an angel.   (source)
    anonymous = written by an unknown person
  • We plead with her, send anonymous notes.   (source)
    anonymous = unsigned and not revealing who sent them
  • …a nameless poet who was thought when under the school's protection to be destined primarily for future generations; a young hero now anonymous who looked theatrical in the First World War uniform in which he had died.   (source)
    anonymous = unknown
  • Then the shelter collapsed with smothering finality; and the anonymous shapes fought their way out and through. Dark figures drew themselves out of the wreckage and flitted away, till the screams of the littluns and Piggy's gasps were once more audible.   (source)
  • The converter attachment, which had cost them one hundred dollars, automatically supplied her name whenever the announcer addressed his anonymous audience, leaving a blank where the proper syllables could be filled in.   (source)
  • D.Q.* [* Initials have been assigned at random to those persons who prefer to remain anonymous.]   (source)
  • Mrs. Bradley knew people had a difficult time saying nice things to each other, so she devised a way for us to anonymously say what we felt.   (source)
    anonymously = without revealing who did it
  • The artist is anonymous.   (source)
    anonymous = of unknown identity
  • "The artist is anonymous," Bortz said,   (source)
    anonymous = unknown (people don't know who created the art)
  • How could you make appeal to the future when not a trace of you, not even an anonymous word scribbled on a piece of paper, could physically survive?   (source)
    anonymous = written by an unknown person
  • No longer anonymous, but named, identified, the procession marched slowly on; on through an opening in the wall, slowly on into the Social Predestination Room.   (source)
    anonymous = of unknown name
  • I might send them money anonymously if I earn anything later on.   (source)
    anonymously = without revealing who did it
  • Did she ever get anonymous letters?   (source)
    anonymous = written by an unknown person
  • You wish to be anonymous?   (source)
    anonymous = of unknown identity
  • He put down the piece of paper. "It has no signature. Anonymous."   (source)
    anonymous = written by an unknown person
  • When I accessed the planet's colophon, I saw that Syrinx's author was listed as "Anonymous."   (source)
    anonymous = of unknown identity
  • Jack and the two anonymous savages with him swayed, looking up, and then recovered.   (source)
  • The twins lay hidden behind the tribe and the anonymous devils' faces swarmed across the neck.   (source)
  • These brief vignettes were told from the point of view of 2112's anonymous protagonist.   (source)
  • The Cataclyst had sold to an anonymous bidder for just over a million credits.   (source)
  • If I were in their shoes, I'd do everything possible to remain anonymous.   (source)
  • Clearly, I wanted to remain anonymous, especially under the circumstances.   (source)
  • A hushed and anonymous voice broke in.   (source)
  • The song tells the story of an anonymous rebel living in the year 2112, a time when creativity and self-expression have been outlawed.   (source)
  • The anonymous seller claimed to be a former IOI contract programmer and one of the lead architects of its company intranet.   (source)
  • Some of the newsfeeds were already running the video clip of Daito's murder. I'd sent them, along with the text of Sorrento's memo, citing an anonymous source for both.   (source)
    anonymous = unknown
  • He could have bid anonymously, but he obviously wanted the world to know who now possessed the artifact.   (source)
    anonymously = without revealing who did it
  • Automatically as I travel on the tug with my brother-in-law, a pilot in the harbour, I sing "the lights in the harbour don't shine for me …." but I love it here, skimming out into the night anonymous among the lazy commerce, my nieces dancing on the breakwater as they wait, the lovely swallowing of thick night air as it carves around my brain, blunt, cleaning itself with nothing but this anonymity, with the magic words.   (source)
    anonymous = unknown
  • And somewhere or other, quite anonymous, there were the directing brains who co-ordinated the whole effort and laid down the lines of policy which made it necessary that this fragment of the past should be preserved, that one falsified, and the other rubbed out of existence.   (source)
    anonymous = of unknown identity
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anonymous as in:  an anonymous, uninteresting house

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  • It is one of the anonymous houses on an uninteresting street.
  • Indeed, were it not for one or two seemingly insignificant blunders, he would have walked out of the woods in August 1992 as anonymously as he had walked into them in April.   (source)
    anonymously = unknown and not special to most people
  • Middens of anonymous trash.   (source)
    anonymous = lacking individuality or interesting features
  • I could see the magazine on the newsstands, and a lot of anonymous eyes looking at it,   (source)
  • The dormitories we passed were massive and almost anonymous behind their thick layers of ivy, big, old-looking leaves you would have thought stayed there winter and summer, permanent hanging gardens in New Hampshire.   (source)
  • The rook knew he would be easy to spot in the capital city, so as he left the encampment, he grabbed a blanket and draped it over his battlements to give himself the appearance of an anonymous pauper.   (source)
  • Everything about the restaurant is anonymous and interchangeable.   (source)
    anonymous = lacking distinctiveness, individuality, or interesting features
  • This family, on a Saturday morning in October, began, one by one, to stir out of their dreams of affluence and vengeance into the anonymous misery of their storefront.   (source)
  • When we'd passed the point along Wakeling where we'd started, the street began to curve and twist, the factories and workhouses shrinking down into squat offices and unassuming buildings with blank faces and no signs, like a neighborhood purpose-built to be anonymous.   (source)
    anonymous = lacking individuality or interesting features
  • I wished I had an opera house. I wished I had a cathedral. I wished I could climb to the top of the Empire State Building like King Kong. Instead, I had only books, books and the anonymous streets of New York with their millions of stupid, clueless people.   (source)
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  • The anonymous poets returned again and again to the same metaphors.   (source)
  • The McGurk Line pier was in South Brooklyn, in a district of brown anonymous houses.   (source)
  • People dressed in various shades of dull, with strange, anonymous faces, were crowding the pavements and applauding her.   (source)
  • And the turning on of electricity in ships, portholes of moon, the blue glide of a tug, the harbour road and its ship chandlers, soap makers, ice on bicycles, the hidden anonymous barber shops behind the pink dirt walls of Reclamation Street.   (source)
    anonymous = lacking distinctiveness or interesting features
  • He nodded and gurgled in brief smothering sleep; he sprawled on the seat and talked with friendly fellow vagrants; he drank bitter coffee and ate enormously of buckwheat cakes at a station restaurant; and so, changing at anonymous towns, he came at last to the squatty shelters, the two wheat-elevators, the cattle-pen, the oil-tank, and the red box of a station with its slushy platform, which composed the outskirts of Wheatsylvania.   (source)
    anonymous = lacking individuality or interesting features
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  • Anonymous.†   (source)
  • The anonymous letters began.†   (source)
  • Of course, Glen had worked the grapevine around Mellen: Walt Graves, who delivered RFD mail, made a point to talk to everyone on his route; at the telephone office, Glen had hinted that the switchboard operators might place an anonymous call if they heard something interesting on a party line.†   (source)
  • I should send an anonymous letter to our grandma ...Not that I really would.†   (source)
  • I stumbled onto a website called Glassdoor, where current and former employees could review the company anonymously.†   (source)
  • These anonymous people who shamelessly eat their way through the store now have a face: my father's.†   (source)
  • Maybe those Anonymous hackers.†   (source)
  • I read what I could on her "disease" and even made a habit of attending some of her Narcotics Anonymous meetings, which proceeded precisely as you'd expect: a depressing conference room, a dozen or so chairs, and a bunch of strangers sitting in a circle, introducing themselves as "Bob, and I'm an addict."†   (source)
  • The young men and women who were heading to Iraq and Afghanistan to serve and fight weren't just anonymous recruits but friends of mine, brothers and sisters in arms.†   (source)
  • The charred meat and bones under the damp ash might have been anonymous save for the shapes of the skulls.†   (source)
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  • Leo McInerney died on May 22, in the anonymous room of a flat in Switzerland, wearing his favorite football shirt, with both his parents at his side.†   (source)
  • Anonymous.†   (source)
  • Some fever victims were buried in churchyards and cemeteries throughout the city, but many lie anonymously in what is known today as Washington Square, the old potter's field.†   (source)
  • He sent you the Invisibility Cloak anonymously.... That was my dad's, though," said Harry.†   (source)
  • He said that eye contact is how you agree to fool around anonymously.†   (source)
  • Some weeks after the guilty verdict was handed down, Bobby Lee Cook received an envelope from an anonymous source in the district attorney's office.†   (source)
  • I strapped it over my face and followed her out onto the lawn, where the children stood scattered like chess pieces on an unmarked board, anonymous behind their upturned masks, watching billows of black smoke roll across the sky.†   (source)
  • I liked the way it looked in front of my apartment, unassuming and anonymous.†   (source)
  • I can see the Tangerine Times photos of the sensational senior placekicker Erik Fisher and his anonymous holder.†   (source)
  • All the photos were interiors, or anonymous backyards.†   (source)
  • As for how I knew you were coming, we got an anonymous message over the Netblock.†   (source)
  • "I heard that book was written anonymously," is my quick answer, not sure I even want to act like I've read it.†   (source)
  • There was no blending into an anonymous background, no neighboring society to shift toward.†   (source)
  • Anonymously, yes.†   (source)
  • "There was an anonymous tip that you stole a car," he enunciated slowly.†   (source)
  • In the ranks he was anonymous, and it turned out that to have been inside conferred a certain status.†   (source)
  • I finally got the courage to phone in an anonymous report, hoping he would finally get what he deserved.†   (source)
  • The rest were anonymous.†   (source)
  • It was easy to get, it was physical, and it could be, if you wanted it to be, very anonymous.†   (source)
  • The Park Service in the Bay Area just got an anonymous gift of a new helicopter.†   (source)
  • Okay, I'm still an anonymous refugee.†   (source)
  • Like—anonymously.†   (source)
  • It was anonymous.†   (source)
  • In the Delta report on Korean Air that was posted anonymously on the Internet, one of the auditors tells a story of sitting in on a Korean Air flight where the first officer got confused while listening to Air Traffic Control and mistakenly put the plane on a course intended for another plane.†   (source)
  • Let me guess: anonymous tip.†   (source)
  • He told me that when he contacted Savannah to tell her that a client wanted to make an anonymous donation—but wanted to be kept informed of Tim's progress—she broke down and cried when he told her the amount.†   (source)
  • An anonymous collector from overseas.†   (source)
  • He went out and down the walk, past the anonymous Civil War general.†   (source)
  • He doesn't want to inhabit an anonymous room.†   (source)
  • Gardner captured not only images of the president, vice president, chief justice, and other honored guests occupying the stands, but also the anonymous faces of hundreds of spectators who crowded the east front of the Capitol.†   (source)
  • Amy had driven Mr. Crandall, a hated teacher, up the wall a few weeks ago by sending him anonymous love letters, passionate letters obviously from a student.†   (source)
  • An anonymous message from Ambrose telling me to mind my betters.†   (source)
  • "Except the Three Score and Ten," finished the anonymous Bikura.†   (source)
  • "Nope," I said, but what I was thinking was, Do you really think some guy would show up for anonymous sex and bring his Labrador retriever along?†   (source)
  • Those who thus slip into the anonymous masses will never be other than members of the impersonal flock, having fled from themselves into self-deception.†   (source)
  • It's all very anonymous.†   (source)
  • Since Hitler's Germany had obviously lost the war anyway, the fugitive, with forethought, gave his anonymous helper a useful piece of information.†   (source)
  • I went to the Wheatsheaf, the big, anonymous pub just off High Street, and I drank three large glasses of wine.†   (source)
  • Others still, like Scathach, lived anonymously among humankind.†   (source)
  • Around here, libraries were created so that Alcoholics Anonymous would have somewhere to meet when the Baptists kicked them out.†   (source)
  • The case will be used next week for Peer Review, a monthly video conference watched by all the facilities during which mistakes by physicians, who remain anonymous, are used to illustrate learning points.†   (source)
  • Anonymous death came early and often.†   (source)
  • As appealing as the anonymous hikers had been on the hunt, Charlie was doubly tempting.†   (source)
  • She asks to remain anonymous.†   (source)
  • He told Swaney he wanted two weeks before his hiring was announced to spend time anonymously in Clarkston, speaking to residents and gauging their relationship and attitudes toward the police.†   (source)
  • The hotel, she said, quietly afforded us complete freedom, our nocturnal habits going unnoticed in the continual press of European tourists, our rooms immaculately maintained by an anonymous staff, while the immense price we paid guaranteed our privacy and our security.†   (source)
  • We gave them good advice "Use a condom", "Call Alcoholics Anonymous","Work hard for the rest of the semester and bring your grades up."†   (source)
  • The last veterans of whom he had word had appeared photographed in a newspaper with their faces shamelessly raised beside an anonymous president of the republic who gave them buttons with his likeness on them to wear in their lapels and returned to them a flag soiled with blood and gunpowder so that they could place it on their coffins.†   (source)
  • Besides, our paper was supposed to be anonymous.†   (source)
  • Yes, naturally, everyone will be anonymous.†   (source)
  • We weren't faceless and anonymous and easily forgotten after the strike.†   (source)
  • If she had to do it anonymously I don't think she'd be climbing mountains.†   (source)
  • In what other society of our universe, she asked herself, could a person of my station accept an anonymous drink and quaff that drink without fear?†   (source)
  • And when my picture came out in the magazine the twelve of us were working on-drinking martinis in a skimpy, imitation silver-lame bodice stuck on to a big, fat cloud of white tulle, on some Starlight Roof, in the company of several anonymous young men with all-American bone structures hired or loaned for the occasion-everybody would think I must be having a real whirl.†   (source)
  • As Roran listened, his gaze lit upon the anonymous mound where the three soldiers had been interred.†   (source)
  • Nothing good could come of reading anonymous attacks on me online.†   (source)
  • Esteban Trueba spent many hours with him, first in front of the crystal set, and then, with the battery-operated radio, awaiting the miracle of the distant, anonymous voice that gave them contact with civilization.†   (source)
  • Up to this point, I had been an anonymous de la Torre child, second daughter to a second daughter of my grandparents, Don Edmundo Antonio de la Torre and Dona Yolanda Laura Maria Rochet de la Torre.†   (source)
  • He was again in the anonymous, breathing corridor, surrounded by locked doors.†   (source)
  • We are invisible, anonymous intruders.†   (source)
  • So many photos, all these pictures of Paul, all these anonymous girls and women, mirroring his age.†   (source)
  • I will call this man Mr. Jones (today, he prefers to remain anonymous).†   (source)
  • I didn't want to get busted for B and E. So I called in anonymously from a pay phone.†   (source)
  • He promised me he'd start going to weekly Alcoholics Anonymous meetings again, to go back on the wagon, to call his sponsor again.†   (source)
  • Some of the nastiest items were known to me because when I would return from the quarry, I often would find neatly cut clippings about Winnie that had been anonymously placed on my bed by the warders.†   (source)
  • I present myself as an anonymous, if underdressed, young man and ask if there are any seats left.†   (source)
  • He could only have hoped that it would occur to me that I needed a proficient but anonymous thief whose absence from the city wouldn't be noticed.†   (source)
  • But its convenience is limited to the time you need it while you are in that particular town on that particular business; you hope it is comfortable, but prefer, rather, that it be anonymous.†   (source)
  • Add in the fact that someone had figured out my connection to Jamie"Hey, UMe!' someone had yelled as I walked in the hall a couple of days earlier'and staying anonymous was that much more difficult.†   (source)
  • You may remain anonymous.†   (source)
  • We received anonymous phone calls; some were outright threats.†   (source)
  • Don't you want to be anonymous sometimes?†   (source)
  • To her chagrin, she was quoted verbatim (but fortunately as an "anonymous observer") in every foreign paper.†   (source)
  • A hand grenade stuffed with buckshot"), or anonymous persons with poison-pen minds ("Know them Ls?†   (source)
  • How was I supposed to know she'd gone to Narcotics Anonymous and made Brad go too?†   (source)
  • He is worse than a failure; he is anonymous.†   (source)
  • Had her neighbors been out on their front stoops, she could have passed through their milling clusters as anonymously as the night wind.†   (source)
  • Who cared if it was so dangerous—standing out there on a corner, selling it as fast and anonymously as McDonald's sells hamburgers, not knowing any of your customers, wondering who might be coming to arrest or rob or kill you?†   (source)
  • Fighting shivers, sweats, and the severe shaking of physical drug withdrawal, Adam worked his way through the First Step of Alcoholics Anonymous.†   (source)
  • Suddenly he had anonymous eyes on him and he could breathe again!†   (source)
  • The room had a certain anonymous squalor.†   (source)
  • People like Nora and Jack (essentially subcontractors) would arrange to transport the suitcases into the States, where they were handed off to an anonymous pickup.†   (source)
  • Even the fissure from which they'd leaped was now some anonymous shadow high upon the cliff face.†   (source)
  • And of course there was even less chance of his coming on the fragmentary, anonymous, blood-soaked tome sometimes called Blood and Fire and sometimes The Death of Dragons, the only surviving copy of which was supposedly hidden away in a locked vault beneath the Citadel.†   (source)
  • I walked past high art and low art, past the theaters where famous people played to packed houses, past theaters where anonymous people played with themselves.†   (source)
  • He's an anonymous donor.†   (source)
  • As one wrote anonymously in a letter published in London's Morning Chronicle, "Our only fear is that the rebels will not choose to hazard a general action....If ...they are determined to act upon the defensive only ...our work will never be done."†   (source)
  • He was a drop-dead alcoholic until he joined Alcoholics Anonymous in the 1960's.†   (source)
  • Organ donations are always done anonymously.†   (source)
  • We each had to make an anonymous list of the five best performers in the class and the five worst.†   (source)
  • I head to King's Road, to lose myself in the anonymous bustle.†   (source)
  • Back in London, in an anonymous office building just off Baker Street, the group spent arduous days practising codes and cryptography.†   (source)
  • It was anonymous.†   (source)
  • Texas 3:07 PM Anonymous said...Carlos, no, that's stupid.†   (source)
  • "Anonymous brute 'n boo'ful buck," she said, her mouth a bleary smile.†   (source)
  • He was found a few minutes ago after an anonymous call reported a murder at his house.†   (source)
  • Anonymously written, the story charged that Woolf admitted he had been told not to win by too much, to "make it look close" and "make a race of it."†   (source)
  • When other passers-by stepped around the bundle wrapped in white silk, the anonymous scholar of Hanchow took it home.†   (source)
  • He was red, flabby and anonymous.†   (source)
  • But just the same it really hurt to hear Jenny lashing into me like that, especially in front of everyone—and all because of some stupid anonymous Valentine that some idiot (probably one of the youth group geeks) stuck in my locker.†   (source)
  • Food and clothing for victims of floods; a group of GIs adopting an orphan and sending him to school; neighbors building a new home for a victim of fire; Community Chest, Cancer Fund, Salvation Army, Alcoholics Anonymous, and a thousand other such acts or associations, all voluntary, collective or individual, left an indelible mark on me.†   (source)
  • It was just a present from an anonymous admirer.†   (source)
  • What do you think the media would do if it received an anonymous transmission of Simpson's underground accounts?†   (source)
  • Being that you are, shall we say, anonymous ...†   (source)
  • Being blind in this place was desirable, but risky, for if one were involved in a vendetta one could easily and anonymously be flipped backward, like the Neapolitans.†   (source)
  • All the marks were given anonymously.†   (source)
  • The dozens of modular workstations no longer seemed like a series of comfortably anonymous nooks.†   (source)
  • Other pieces of salvage, though anonymous, told their own stories.†   (source)
  • The visions which are anonymous.†   (source)
  • We relaunched Duckaholics Anonymous and sold memberships to the club through the website.†   (source)
  • She spent a lot of time wandering through the woods down by the lake and watching television, and she'd been attending Narcotics Anonymous meetings four days a week.†   (source)
  • Abruptly, then, and very quickly, she went into the farthest and most anonymous-looking of the seven or eight enclosures—which, by luck, didn't require a coin for entrance—closed the door behind her, and, with some little difficulty, manipulated the bolt to a locked position.†   (source)
  • Then I'll call my acquaintances at the hospital billing office and issue an anonymous line of funds for Patrick Hickey, so that he might remain in the PICU for however many days he can hold on and wait.†   (source)
  • He liked to sit surrounded by a sea of anonymous chatter; he liked the living-room-like coziness of mixed and mingled cell-phone conversations.†   (source)
  • Cruelty was an easy sport to master when practiced anonymously.†   (source)
  • Or are you used to receiving anonymous gifts of a thousand pounds?†   (source)
  • He forwarded the photo to King Saul Boulevard, the location of the Office's anonymous Tel Aviv headquarters, while walking along the corridor to his room.†   (source)
  • And the Lion and Unicorn on my cap made me even more anonymous.†   (source)
  • He's anonymous," said the anonymous inamorato.†   (source)
  • He was threatened and hounded by anonymous callers.†   (source)
  • We all contributed to an anonymous gift for his widow.†   (source)
  • I will never know whether Nathan fired that shot into the very mouth of the telephone he was holding, or into the air, or against some forlorn, anonymous wall, but it sounded close enough for him to be, as he had said, right around the corner, and I dropped the receiver in panic and, turning, clutched for Sophie's hand.†   (source)
  • Now was time to settle down and join Heroes Anonymous.†   (source)
  • It took him some moments to remember the woman who kept looking at him from across the street, as from the opposite bank of a canal, with an expression suggesting a readiness to greet him if he knew her or to remain anonymous if he did not.†   (source)
  • It is not of the games children play in the evening that I want to speak now, it is of a contemporaneous atmosphere that has little to do with them: that of the fathers of families, each in his space of lawn, his shirt fishlike pale in the unnatural light and his face nearly anonymous, hosing their lawns.†   (source)
  • Inside was a single sheet of fine linen paper, and the Senator grimly read its anonymous message a second time before crumpling letter and envelope into the basket by his desk: Lucifer, Son of the Morning, how thou hast fallen!†   (source)
  • As a result of that conversation, an anonymous person with a sour voice phoned Wilson Jordon and casually attempted to purchase Dr. Jordon's interest in the Drake estate on Callisto for a small sum.†   (source)
  • And I could transform all my friends' lives anonymously, like a good angel.†   (source)
  • The person who sent that article to you anonymously was Fredriksson.†   (source)
  • The portrait had been anonymously posted from Georgia.†   (source)
  • Actually, it had arrived anonymously in the mail, but who would ever know the difference?†   (source)
  • This — this was murder...a clever murder, as well...if the plant was sent anonymously, how's anyone ever going to find out who did it?'†   (source)
  • Since the museum bombing, there were notices all over the city saying that packages left unattended for any reason would be destroyed, which did away with most of my brilliant ideas for returning it anonymously.†   (source)
  • By donating the artwork anonymously to specific churches and then using their political influence, the brotherhood facilitated placement of these four pieces in carefully chosen churches in Rome.†   (source)
  • Clients wishing to store anything from stock certificates to valuable paintings could deposit their belongings anonymously, through a series of high-tech veils of privacy, withdrawing items at any time, also in total anonymity.†   (source)
  • As with Alex's initial call, catching Armbruster in the shower, he anonymously told the shaken chairman that someone would be in touch with him later in the day-either at the office or at home.†   (source)
  • Certainly, each essay could provide great fodder, but we're not interested in the offhand dismissal or low ante insult, particularly those generated anonymously.†   (source)
  • The streets were crowded, as always, and she had an overpowering urge to get out of the apartment and walk anonymously among those crowds, in those streets, walk around the Asian House in the hope of finding David.†   (source)
  • And the administration constantly reminded us that Bentley Durrell had once entered the Gates of Legrand as a freshman, had once marched anonymously in the ranks of plebes, had once slept beneath the arches of second battalion.†   (source)
  • Frustrated, Shamron rang a compliant journalist and told him— anonymously, of course—that a change in leadership at the Office was imminent, days rather than weeks.†   (source)
  • Or they were to be found, as five o'clock fell, in discreetly dim, anonymously appointed bars, uneasy, in brittle, uneasy, female company, pouring down joyless martinis.†   (source)
  • Never in his life, Jefferson added, had he written anything for newspapers anonymously or under a pseudonym, and he never intended to.†   (source)
  • If he succeeds, he can go back to his own life, but only anonymously, only without his identity ever being revealed.†   (source)
  • He told her then about the Bonners—about his visit to Marilyn's crumbling farmhouse so long ago, about the family's years of struggle, that he'd begun sending them money anonymously when he got out of prison.†   (source)
  • Unbeknownst to most Americans, JFK has a habit of collecting scrimshaw and often bids anonymously for these pieces of inscribed whale's teeth.†   (source)
  • He liked to see her coming, because it amused him to think that he alone knew the importance of the young woman in a sports coat and a slanting hat, who came hurrying anonymously through the crowd.†   (source)
  • While Maria Beaumont was occupying Reich's attention with her squawking flight, a bright young attorney from Monarch's legal department was deftly decoyed to Mars and held there anonymously on a valid, if antiquated, vice charge.†   (source)
  • There he would be anonymous, and would have no responsibilities.†   (source)
  • Some of them could have been filled by our anonymous author, had she had a different turn of mind.†   (source)
  • One by one, she read how much they had been touched by the anonymous letter.†   (source)
  • The anonymous Illuminati master, perhaps?†   (source)
  • It was as crude as his anonymous correspondent's choice of words had been, but he couldn't ditch it.†   (source)
  • Computer access was supposed to be as private and anonymous as datasphere entry in the Hegemony.†   (source)
  • Sold to an anonymous collector from overseas.†   (source)
  • Couple of weeks later, I got a note, anonymous, typed, says: Maybe next time you'll think twice.†   (source)
  • Anonymous calls from card telephones that were impossible to trace.†   (source)
  • He holding it up and poking his finger at the word Anonymous.†   (source)
  • Not so much as a token from 7 to set beside her regulation clothes in her anonymous drawer.†   (source)
  • I'll invite Dr. Ragins and the anonymous psychiatrist to meet Nathaniel at Little Pedro's.†   (source)
  • Anonymous was the citizen hacktivist group we'd been reading about more and more in the news.†   (source)
  • They are a completely anonymous method of travel, unlike airplanes and boats.†   (source)
  • Someone made an anonymous phone call — now who could that have been?†   (source)
  • My anonymous letter of support was ruled inadmissible.†   (source)
  • It reminds her of living in Paris—for a few hours at Dimitri's she is inaccessible, anonymous.†   (source)
  • I would tell you his position, but like I said, I would like to be anonymous to you.†   (source)
  • Rina Mashi had gone to a great deal of trouble to organize an anonymous gift exchange.†   (source)
  • "We got an anonymous tip," said Mr. Daugherty.†   (source)
  • A simple anonymous tip to the police was all it would take to remove Silas from the picture.†   (source)
  • Then, lighting another cigarette, she gave the anonymous caller the reporter's number.†   (source)
  • Who was it said that coincidence was just God's way of remaining anonymous?†   (source)
  • Lindberg had been sober enough to insist on Blomkvist treating him as an anonymous source.†   (source)
  • Dee was always happiest in the largest of cities, where it was easier to be invisible and anonymous.†   (source)
  • I have chosen Anonymous, although Elaine Stein doesn't know this yet.†   (source)
  • He's friends with Stan, and he's into all that Anonymous stuff, hacking, criminals—†   (source)
  • Nodding, I got up, wondering how much Vince was involved with Anonymous.†   (source)
  • And the Arctic Tern, to an anonymous collector from overseas, I'm told.†   (source)
  • Again he wondered who the anonymous Illuminati sculptor had been.†   (source)
  • You can not just call with name of thief, anonymous citizen being helpful if you know what I mean.†   (source)
  • Drawings by Rembrandt, His Anonymous Pupils and Followers.†   (source)
  • "You're that blogger for the Times covering Anonymous, right?" said Vince.†   (source)
  • Those Anonymous guys admitted attacking the logistics companies, and that was half of this mess.†   (source)
  • Unknown streets, incomprehensible turns, anonymous distances.†   (source)
  • But there are good reasons why the process is supposed to remain anonymous.†   (source)
  • Instinct warned her to remain as anonymous as possible.†   (source)
  • He winced and stiffened as the anonymous person poked a particularly sensitive spot.†   (source)
  • But that anonymous small person at his workbench has remained with me.†   (source)
  • We're near the road, beside a raggedy anonymous lake.†   (source)
  • I needed this more than an anonymous sisterhood; I told Tricia she could go.†   (source)
  • I don't testify, and I remain anonymous.†   (source)
  • He thought of the Zalachenko club as small and anonymous.†   (source)
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