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One entry found for anonymous.
Main Entry: anon·y·mous
Pronunciation: schwa-primarystressnän-schwa-mschwas
Function: adjective
Etymology: from Latin anonymus "anonymous," from Greek anonymos (same meaning), from an-, a- "not, without" and onyma, onoma "name" --related to SYNONYMOUS
1 : not named or identified <the donor wishes to remain anonymous>
2 : made or done by someone unknown <anonymous gifts> <an anonymous phone call>
- anon·y·mous·ly adverb
- anon·y·mous·ness noun

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