anonymous

(redirected from anonymously)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.

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.

References in periodicals archive ?
Please note that statistical information neither falls under personal information nor Anonymously Processed Information.
The service is similar to Secret which allows users to send messages anonymously.
Truth cofounder Ali Saheli said that the user shouts out anonymously on the app, kind of like on Twitter.
The mobile app lets users publish their private information anonymously.
We are able to measure compliance anonymously and unobtrusively," said Irisys COO Dr Ian Wilcock.
12 Anyone who knows where Keating might be should call police on 101 or leave details anonymously on the anonymous Crimestoppers hotline on 0800 555111.
Because the women now have the chance to pay their taxes anonymously.
Venting harsh criticism anonymously is a long Internet tradition, and for better or worse it's part of the culture of the online world.
Defendants in criminal trials will have a legal right to know the identity of the witnesses testifying anonymously against them.
It has been around for many years and you can report anyone or any vehicle in confidence and anonymously.
Patients and family members can offer their comments anonymously on the Independent Review Group's Web site at www.
New legislation allows them to be registered anonymously while still being able to vote.