A person who has retired into seclusion for religious reasons.
The definition of a hermit is a person who keeps to himself and who doesn't like to leave his home or see people.
A member of a religious order living in a monastery or convent
The definition of a recluse is someone who withdraws from living around people and chooses to live alone, secluded from other people.
Find another word for eremite. In this page you can discover 5 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for eremite, like: solitary, anchorite, hermit, cenobite and recluse.