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1. solitary

adjective. ['ˈsɑːləˌtɛri'] characterized by or preferring solitude.

Synonyms

  • lonely
  • lone

Antonyms

  • mated
  • married
  • distributed

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How do you pronounce solitary?

Pronounce solitary as ˈsɑləˌtɛri.

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How do you spell solitary? Is it solatary ?

A common misspelling of solitary is solatary

Example sentences of the word solitary


1. Adjective
They are solitary animals, and they can go without water for long periods of time.

Quotes containing the word solitary


1. Painting and writing are solitary arts.
- Conrad Hall

2. I care for myself. The more solitary, the more friendless, the more unsustained I am, the more I will respect myself.
- Charlotte Brontë, Jane Eyre

3. Only solitary men know the full joys of friendship. Others have their family; but to a solitary and an exile his friends are everything.
- Warren G. Harding

2. solitary

adjective. ['ˈsɑːləˌtɛri'] of plants and animals; not growing or living in groups or colonies.

Synonyms

  • nonsocial
  • nongregarious

Antonyms

  • declassification
  • sixfold
  • nonuple

3. solitary

adjective. ['ˈsɑːləˌtɛri'] devoid of creatures.

Synonyms

  • unfrequented
  • uninhabited

Antonyms

  • cenobite
  • break
  • shared

4. solitary

adjective. ['ˈsɑːləˌtɛri'] being the only one; single and isolated from others.

Synonyms

  • lone
  • only
  • single
  • lonesome

Antonyms

  • inclusive
  • commonality
  • joint
  • common

5. solitary

noun. ['ˈsɑːləˌtɛri'] one who lives in solitude.

Synonyms

  • hermit
  • troglodyte
  • lone hand
  • lone wolf
  • recluse
  • solitudinarian

Antonyms

  • double
  • threefold
  • octuple
  • septuple

6. solitary

adjective. ['ˈsɑːləˌtɛri'] lacking companions or companionship.

Synonyms

  • unaccompanied
  • alone
  • lonely

Antonyms

  • multiform
  • elated
  • comparable
  • sociable

7. solitary

noun. ['ˈsɑːləˌtɛri'] confinement of a prisoner in isolation from other prisoners.

Synonyms

  • solitary confinement

Antonyms

  • nine-fold
  • fivefold
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