Examples of pen name in a Sentence
Samuel L. Clemens is better known by his pen name “Mark Twain.”
Recent Examples of pen name from the Web
Mr Kinkonda, who goes by his pen name of Chéri Chérin, seems as worn down as the surroundings.
For instance, the literary novelist John Banville (under the pen name Benjamin Black) has carried on the adventures of Philip Marlowe.
Since then, certainly, men have written psychological thrillers under their own names and women have used pen names.
When James severely admonished him for writing articles under a pen name, the teenager took off for Philadelphia.
But in practice, certain prejudices just won’t go away, making a pen name appear to be the only option.
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PEN NAME Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of pen name for English Language Learners
: a name used by a writer instead of the writer's real name
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