nom de plume

noun \ ˌnäm-di-ˈplüm \

Definition of nom de plume

plural noms de plume play \ˌnäm(z)-di-ˈplüm\

Examples of nom de plume in a Sentence

  1. He wrote under a nom de plume.

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Origin and Etymology of nom de plume

French, pen name; probably coined in English


NOM DE PLUME Defined for English Language Learners

nom de plume

noun

Definition of nom de plume for English Language Learners

  • : a name used by a writer instead of the writer's real name


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