adjective. ['ˈsɑːləˌtɛri'] characterized by or preferring solitude.
Words that Rhyme with Solitary
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
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
adjective. ['ˈsɑːləˌtɛri'] of plants and animals; not growing or living in groups or colonies.
adjective. ['ˈsɑːləˌtɛri'] devoid of creatures.
adjective. ['ˈsɑːləˌtɛri'] being the only one; single and isolated from others.
noun. ['ˈsɑːləˌtɛri'] one who lives in solitude.
- lone hand
- lone wolf
adjective. ['ˈsɑːləˌtɛri'] lacking companions or companionship.
noun. ['ˈsɑːləˌtɛri'] confinement of a prisoner in isolation from other prisoners.
- solitary confinement