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People who are shy or prefer to be alone - thesaurus

Synonyms

loner

noun

someone who likes to be alone and has few friends

hermit

noun

someone who chooses to live alone or spend most of their time alone

recluse

noun

someone who lives alone and avoids seeing other people

introvert

noun

someone who tends to concentrate on their own thoughts and feelings rather than communicating with other people

mouse

noun

informal someone who is quiet and prefers not to be noticed

wallflower

noun

informal someone at a social event who has no one to dance with or talk to, often because they are shy

lone wolf

noun

someone who likes to be or work alone

shrinking violet

noun

informal someone who is very shy

homebody

noun

American someone who likes to spend most of their time at home

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hygge

a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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sofar

a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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