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solitudinarian Line breaks: soli|tu¦din|ar¦ian
Pronunciation: /ˌsɒlɪtjuːdɪˈnɛːrɪən/

Definition of solitudinarian in English:


A person who lives a solitary life; a recluse.
Example sentences
  • It seemed to be more suited to those the world prefers to ignore: recluses, solitudinarians withdrawn from worldliness and public notice, supernatural beings and the mad.
  • There are breakfast-rooms and supper-rooms, little nooks where the solitudinarian may steal away for an hour of communion with his favorite novelist or poet.
  • A noted traveler, he continued to be, an adventurer, but always a solitudinarian.

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