Definition of solitudinarian in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌsälət(y)o͞odəˈnerēən/


A person who lives a solitary life; a recluse.
Example sentences
  • He pays no visits, and being a solitudinarian, frequents not even a single club in London.
  • 'There goes a solitudinarian,' said one. 'What is he thinking of that he fights so shy of his kind?'
  • A noted traveler, he continued to be, an adventurer, but always a solitudinarian.

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Syllabification: sol·i·tud·i·nar·i·an

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