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Definitions of solitary:
  • noun:   confinement of a prisoner in isolation from other prisoners
    Example: "He was held in solitary"
  • noun:   one who lives in solitude
  • adjective:   enjoyed or performed alone
    Example: "Took a solitary walk"
  • adjective:   separated from or unfrequented by others; remote or secluded
    Example: "A solitary retreat"
  • adjective:   of plants and animals; not growing or living in groups or colonies
    Example: "Solitary bees"
  • adjective:   characterized by or preferring solitude in mode of life
    Example: "A man of a solitary disposition"
  • adjective:   lacking companions or companionship
    Example: "A solitary traveler"

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See solitary used in context: 10 poetry verses, 2 Shakespeare works, 7 Bible passages, 206 definitions

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