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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Using a false name or identity. Having one's identity concealed, as under an assumed name, esp. to avoid notice or formal attentions.

Usage examples (35)
  • A sect or a party is an elegant incognito, devised to save a man from the vexation of thinking.
  • In Holland he lived incognito as a carpenter in the shipyards of the East India company
  • It indicates that you're in "incognito/private browsing" mode.
  • You can browse normally and in incognito mode at the same time by using separate windows. for more
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