solitary

Part of speech: noun

A hermit.

Part of speech: adverb

Solitarily.

Part of speech: adjective

Alone; lonely; secluded; single.

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Usage examples "solitary":

  1. The words came at last to break the silence of the solitary place. - "King of the Castle", George Manville Fenn.
  2. A man, with a long solitary ride ahead of him, has much time for conjecture, idle and otherwise. - "Six Feet Four", Jackson Gregory.
  3. Her solitary companion was of the class of the admiring gentlemen. - "One of Our Conquerors, Complete", George Meredith Last Updated: March 7, 2009.