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Synonyms for anonymous
əˈnɒn ə məsanony·mous

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  1. anonymousadjective


  2. anonymousadjective

    Lacking a name; not named and determined, as an animal not assigned to any species.



  3. anonymousadjective

    an anonymous pamphlet; an anonymous subscription.


  4. anonymousadjective

    Of unknown name; whose name is withheld

    an anonymous author; an anonymous benefactor.

    unnamed, unknown, unidentified


  5. anonymousadjective

    Lacking individuality.

    an anonymous office block in a soulless industrial estate



Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. anonymous

    nameless, unattested, authorless, unidentified, unauthenticated

    authenticated, attested, identified, authorized, verified, signed

Princeton's WordNet

  1. anonymous, anon.adjective

    having no known name or identity or known source

    "anonymous authors"; "anonymous donors"; "an anonymous gift"


    binominal, onymous, faced, binomial, pseudonymous

  2. anonymousadjective

    not known or lacking marked individuality

    "brown anonymous houses"; "anonymous bureaucrats in the Civil Service"


    binominal, faced, onymous, pseudonymous, binomial

Editors Contribution

  1. unknown, nameless

    not known by name ,unidentified

    i received an anonymous gift.

    Submitted by Aya11115 on November 25, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. anonymousadjective

    nameless, without the name of the author

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  1. Clarence House:

    We would not comment on supposed anonymous private conversations with The Prince of Wales, except to restate that The Prince remains politically neutral. Matters of policy are decisions for Government.

  2. Rabbi Menachem Mendel of Kotzk:

    I saw in a sefer, along time ago, that a student once travelled to learn by the KOTZKER. The Kotzker asked him why he came? He said, to find G-d. He responded, that's a pity! He's everywhere! The student thought a bit. Then asked why should I have come? He responded and said, To Find Yourself! This has to be anonymous because I tried to find where I saw it, and I did not find it!

  3. Duane Chapman:

    Somebody else knows where he’s at, where they dropped him off at, or did they drop him off, that person is gonna tell us, because again, we're not the police. This is anonymous.

  4. Jen:

    To be a prized scientist you have to be good at science, to be a mathematician, you have to be good at math, to be a Pulitzer prize winner, you'd have to my excellent at writing, but to be a famous person in history, learning history will get you nowhere." -Anonymous

  5. Frank Dwyer:

    The Department received anonymous allegations that active or retired members were present at the events at the United States Capitol on January 6 and, as required, has provided that information to the FBI.

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