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Another word for alone

  1. Without the presence or aid of another

  2. To the exclusion of anyone or anything else

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Another word for alone



  1. ignore, leave to oneself, isolate, refrain from disturbing;

    • let well enough alone

    Synonym Study

    • Lonesome suggests a longing or yearning for companionship, often for a particular person the child is lonesome for her mother
    • Lonely conveys a heightened sense of solitude and gloom the lonely sentinel walks his post
    • Solitary and the more poetic lone convey the same sense but suggest more strongly the lack of companionship or association a solitary tree in the meadow a lone wanderer
    • Alone , unqualified, denotes the simple fact of being by oneself or itself