What does ANON mean?

Definitions for ANONəˈnɒn

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. anon(adverb)

    at another time

    "ever and anon"

  2. anon(adverb)

    (old-fashioned or informal) in a little while

    "see you anon"


  1. Anon(ProperNoun)

    The name given when an author's name is unknown.

  2. Origin: Shortened form of anonymous

Webster Dictionary

  1. Anon(adverb)

    straightway; at once

  2. Anon(adverb)

    soon; in a little while

  3. Anon(adverb)

    at another time; then; again

  4. Origin: [OE. anoon, anon, anan, lit., in one (moment), fr. AS. on in + n one. See On and One.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Anon

    an-on′, adv. in one (instant): immediately.

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Anagrams for ANON »

  1. Nona

  2. nano, Nano


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ANON in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ANON in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Virginia Woolf:

    I would venture to guess that Anon, who wrote so many poems without signing them, was often a woman.

  2. Bhartrihari:

    Man is an actor who plays various parts: First comes a boy, then out a lover starts; His garb is changed for, lo! a beggar?s rags; Then he?s a merchant with full money-bags; Anon, an aged sire, wrinkled and lean; At last Death drops the curtain on the scene.*

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