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loner Syllabification: lon·er
Pronunciation: /ˈlōnər/

Definition of loner in English:


A person who prefers not to associate with others.
Example sentences
  • Do they travel in packs or prefer to be loners?
  • In contrast, users who like to stay at home or be alone do not preferentially associate with other loners.
  • The Net is turning people into loners who prefer a computer interface rather than the warmth of a smile from fellow human beings.
recluse, introvert, lone wolf, hermit, solitary, misanthrope, outsider;
Japanese  hikikomori
historical anchorite

Words that rhyme with loner

Arizona, Barcelona, condoner, corona, Cremona, Desdemona, donor, Fiona, groaner, Iona, Jonah, kroner, Leona, loaner, moaner, Mona, owner, Pamplona, persona, postponer, Ramona, stoner, toner, Valona, Verona, Winona
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