assumed name

Definition of assumed name

:a false name
  • He traveled under an assumed name.

Word by Word Definitions

assumed play
  1. : not true or real : deliberately pretended or feigned : false, fictitious

  2. : taken for granted : supposed

name play
  1. : a word or phrase that constitutes the distinctive designation of a person or thing

  2. : a word or symbol used in logic to designate an entity

  3. : a descriptive often disparaging epithet

  1. : to give a name to : call

  2. : to mention or identify by name

  3. : to accuse by name

  1. : of, relating to, or bearing a name

  2. : appearing in the name of a literary or theatrical production

  3. : having an established reputation


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