alone

Adverb
  1. Without any others being included or involved (synset 400009062)
    "was entirely to blame"; "a school devoted entirely to the needs of problem children"; "he works for Mr. Smith exclusively"; "did it solely for money"; "the burden of proof rests on the prosecution alone"; "a privilege granted only to him"
  2. Without anybody else or anything else (synset 400159090)
    "the child stayed home alone"; "the pillar stood alone, supporting nothing"; "he flew solo"
Adjective
  1. Isolated from others (synset 302257510)
    "could be alone in a crowded room"; "was alone with her thoughts"; "I want to be alone"
  2. Lacking companions or companionship (synset 302258956)
    "he was alone when we met him"; "she is alone much of the time"; "the lone skier on the mountain"; "a lonely fisherman stood on a tuft of gravel"; "a lonely soul"; "a solitary traveler"
  3. Exclusive of anyone or anything else (synset 301868647)
    "she alone believed him"; "cannot live by bread alone"; "I'll have this car and this car only"
  4. Radically distinctive and without equal (synset 300507765)
    "he is alone in the field of microbiology"; "this theory is altogether alone in its penetration of the problem"; "Bach was unique in his handling of counterpoint"; "craftsmen whose skill is unequaled"; "unparalleled athletic ability"; "a breakdown of law unparalleled in our history"

Found on Word Lists

Find words of a similar nature on these lists:

Other Searches