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How to use nom de plume in a sentence
His musical nom de plume comes from the name of a storied Jacobean-era house in Wales.The legacy of Adam Perkins’s surreal ‘Welcome to Chili’s’ Vine | Travis Andrews | April 15, 2021 | Washington Post
For one month in 2013, a British street artist known by the nom de plume of Banksy hypnotized the city of New York.Catch Him If You Can: Reliving Banksy’s New York Invasion | Alex Suskind | November 14, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Mark Owen (the nom de plume for Matt Bissonnette) carefully recounts his life and career as a member of SEAL Team 6.From ‘Zero Dark Thirty’ to ‘Medal of Honor’ Video Game: The SEAL Team Six Gift Guide | Benjamin Schor | December 19, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
First, he incorporated his nom de plume in order to protect the copyright on his books and extend his royalties.
He did not consider the use of his own name; the 'nom de plume' was the fashion of the time.Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete | Albert Bigelow Paine
He ought to have explained that he was the author, and not merely a nom de plume for another man to hide behind.Is Shakespeare Dead? | Mark Twain
We are reminded of an incident which a popular writer, under the nom de plume introduced in a novel, bearing the title "We Two."The Expositor's Bible: The Book of Joshua | William Garden Blaikie
Then she added weakly: "But it often helps a book, doesn't it, to come out under—under a nom de plume?"The Silver Poppy | Arthur Stringer
After twenty years of Paris, Madame Palffy still said nom de plume and caf noir.The Transgression of Andrew Vane | Guy Wetmore Carryl
British Dictionary definitions for nom de plume
another term for pen name
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Cultural definitions for nom de plume
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