screen name


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screen name

Another term for username found in certain programs, such as those from AOL, AIM, Netscape and CompuServe. See username.
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I cautiously consider fishing advice from a guy with a screen name like Ten Pound Walleye over someone called Empty Livewell.
Here is a conversation between a woman named Kara and a man named Jason (not their real names) on AOL who logged on with the screen names Emeraldeyz and Cobalt4.