Part of speech:
Withdrawing within oneself; shy, reserved, introverted, etc.
One who lives in isolation or seclusion, especially for religious reasons.
A person who renounces material comforts and leads a life of austere self-discipline, especially as an act of religious devotion.
A member of a convent or other religious community.
One who avoids the company of other people.
A person who lives alone; esp., a hermit
One leading a solitary or secluded life.
Solitary and shut off from society
Seeking or preferring seclusion or isolation.
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