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Alone - synonyms or related words

alone

adjective

if you are alone, there is no one else with you

lone

adjective

alone

solo

adverb

alone

solitary

adjective

in a place or situation where there are no other people

unaccompanied

adjective

someone who is unaccompanied goes somewhere alone

(all) on your own

alone

(all) by yourself

alone

in isolation

in a place away from other people, animals, or things

be out of circulation

to temporarily not be involved in your usual public or social activities

cloistered

adjective

kept away from the noise, activity, or unpleasant responsibilities of ordinary life

ruburb

an area in the countryside where there are both housing developments and farms, and many people travel to work in nearby cities

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