What does ANONYMOUS mean?

ANONYMOUS meaning in General Dictionary

Nameless of unidentified name in addition of as yet not known or unavowed authorship as an anonymous benefactor an anonymous pamphlet or page

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  • as yet not known or lacking noticeable individuality
  • having no understood title or identification or understood supply
  • Nameless; of unidentified name; additionally, of as yet not known or unavowed authorship; because, an unknown benefactor; an unknown pamphlet or letter.

ANONYMOUS meaning in Law Dictionary

Nameless; desiring a name or brands. A publication, withholding title for the author, is reported to be unknown. Instances are sometimes reported anonymously, t. e., without giving the brands of the functions. Abbreviated to "Anon."

ANONYMOUS meaning in Etymology Dictionary

c.1600, from belated Latin anonymus, from Greek anonymos "without a name," from an- "without" (see an- (1)) + onyma,

ANONYMOUS meaning in General Dictionary

(a.) Nameless; of unknown title; also, of unknown or unavowed authorship; since, an anonymous benefactor; an anonymous pamphlet or page.

Sentence Examples with the word ANONYMOUS

Zeno, the anonymous merchant and Angiolello affirm that the devotee was defeated and killed in battlethe first making his conqueror to be Alamut, the second a general of Alamuts, and the third an officer sent by Rustam named Suleiman Bey.

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