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loner

Syllabification: lon·er
Pronunciation: /ˈlōnər
 
/

Definition of loner in English:

noun

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.
Synonyms
recluse, introvert, lone wolf, hermit, solitary, misanthrope, outsider;
Japanese hikikomori
historical anchorite

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