A person that prefers not to associate with others: my interest in birdwatching had made me a bit of a loner all tigers are loners, so a tigress with cubs is on her own
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- 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.