lone wolf
noun Date: 1909 a person who prefers to work, act, or live alone • lone-wolf adjective

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  • Lone Wolf — bezeichnet: Personen: Lone Wolf (Häuptling) (Guipago; 1820–1879), Häuptling der Kiowa Indianer Orte: Lone Wolf (Oklahoma), Ortschaft im Kiowa County im US Bundesstaat Oklahoma Außerdem: Lone Wolf: The Samurai Avenger, US amerikanischer Actionfilm …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Lone Wolf — Lone Wolf, OK U.S. town in Oklahoma Population (2000): 500 Housing Units (2000): 263 Land area (2000): 0.519466 sq. miles (1.345412 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.519466 sq. miles (1.345412 sq …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • lone wolf — A lone wolf is a person who prefers to do things on their own or without help from other people …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • lone wolf — noun count someone who likes to be or work alone …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • lone wolf — lone′ wolf′ n. Informal. inf a person who prefers to live, act, or work alone or independent of others • Etymology: 1905–10, amer …   From formal English to slang

  • lone wolf — ► NOUN ▪ a person who prefers to act alone …   English terms dictionary

  • lone wolf — ☆ lone wolf n. LONER …   English World dictionary

  • Lone Wolf — A lone wolf is a wolf that lives by itself rather than with others as part of a pack. The term may also refer to: * Lone wolf (terrorism) * Lone wolf (trait), a character trait * Lone Wolf (person), a Kiowa chief * Lone Wolf v. Hitchcock a United …   Wikipedia

  • lone wolf — noun a person who avoids the company or assistance of others • Syn: ↑loner, ↑lone hand • Hypernyms: ↑individualist • Hyponyms: ↑hermit, ↑recluse, ↑solitary, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lone Wolf — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Lone Wolf (« loup solitaire » en anglais) peut faire référence à : Lone Wolf, le titre anglophone de Loup Solitaire, une série de livres… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • lone wolf — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms lone wolf : singular lone wolf plural lone wolves someone who likes to be or work alone …   English dictionary

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