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anonymous

adjective authorless, bearing no name, having no acknowledged name, incognito, innominate, nameless, of unknown authorship, secret, sine nomine, unclaimed, unidentified, unnamed, unsigned, unspecified, without a name, without the name of the author
Associated concepts: anonymous donor
See also: unspecified

ANONYMOUS. Without name. This word is applied to such.books, letters or papers, which are published without the author's name. No man is bound to publish his name in connexion with a book or paper he has published; but if the publication is libellous, he is equally responsible as if his name were published.

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This exploration of anonymous posts by children and youths to the Web site of a counseling service provides analysis of their involvement in online interactions and experiences with cyber abuse.
Their complaint alleged that individuals made anonymous posts on YF, falsely claiming that the company and its CEO were engaged in fraud and that the CEO's wife was having an affair.
fm where 14-year-old Hannah turned for help about eczema but received sickening anonymous posts telling her to "die".
Push down harmful reviews or anonymous posts from troublesome sites such as complainsBoard.
To test the hypothesis that most anonymous posts on the Internet are unreliable, I headed to Best Buy and found "Love Is Strange," recorded during a 2006 Spanish tour, on the shelf - for $22.
The California decision, however, helps to ensure that anonymous posts that stay within the protections of free speech can remain anonymous.
Secret tries to add a layer of accountability to anonymous posts by showing users' secrets to their friends and allowing only friends, or friends of friends, to comment on each shared post.
Three anonymous posts to the WPI Confessions Facebook site in February described instances of women having consensual sex with an unnamed fraternity member at an unnamed fraternity and then having ice, water or pudding thrown on them by fraternity brothers who entered the room.
The teenagers ruin their parents' ambitions, unveiling their dark secrets, mired in hypocrisy and lies, through anonymous posts on the parish council's website, using the name The_Ghost_Of_Barry_Fairbrother.
And the problem is far worse than figures show because trolls often work in gangs which cross international BOUNDARIEs via overseas sites which allow anonymous posts .
Staff have taken to anonymous posts online to discuss their dislike of the Travolta video and called on Qantas to replace the Grease star with de Crespigny.
I'm happy with what they are proposing, however, they could have gone further and banned all anonymous posts.