solitudinarian
noun Etymology: Latin solitudin-, solitudo + English -arian Date: 1691 recluse

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • solitudinarian — /sol i toohd n air ee euhn, tyoohd /, n. a person who seeks solitude; recluse. [1685 95; SOLITUDIN(OUS) + ARIAN] * * * …   Universalium

  • solitudinarian — noun One who remains solitary. Syn: hermit, loner …   Wiktionary

  • solitudinarian — sol·i·tu·di·nar·i·an …   English syllables

  • solitudinarian — noun one who lives in solitude • Syn: ↑hermit, ↑recluse, ↑solitary, ↑troglodyte • Derivationally related forms: ↑solitary (for: ↑solitary), ↑reclu …   Useful english dictionary

  • Harris Allan — (born February 11 1985 in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada) is a Canadian actor. Harris Allan began his professional acting career in Vancouver, Canada at the age of 12, as a guest star on the television series The New Addams Family . At 15, he guest …   Wikipedia

  • anchorite — Synonyms and related words: Albigensian, Catharist, Diogenes, Franciscan, Hieronymian, Hieronymite, Sabbatarian, Timon of Athens, Trappist, Waldensian, abstainer, anchoress, ascetic, bedridden invalid, bhikshu, cloistered monk, closet cynic,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • ascetic — Synonyms and related words: Albigensian, Apostolic, Apostolici, Catharist, Diogenes, Encratic, Encratite, Franciscan, Hieronymian, Hieronymite, Lenten, Pythagorean, Pythagorist, Rechabite, Sabbatarian, Shaker, Spartan, Stoic, Timon of Athens,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • hermit — Synonyms and related words: Albigensian, Catharist, Diogenes, Franciscan, Hieronymian, Hieronymite, Sabbatarian, Timon of Athens, Trappist, Waldensian, abbacomes, abbot, abstainer, alien, anchoress, anchoret, anchorite, ascetic, beadsman,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • homebody — Synonyms and related words: Diogenes, Hieronymian, Hieronymite, Timon of Athens, anchoress, anchorite, ascetic, bedridden invalid, cloistered monk, closet cynic, desert fathers, desert saints, eremite, hermit, hermitess, invalid, isolationist,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • invalid — Synonyms and related words: Diogenes, Hieronymian, Hieronymite, Timon of Athens, absonant, afflict, ailing, anchoress, anchorite, annulled, apoplectic, arthritic, ascetic, bad, barren, bedridden invalid, black, blank cartridge, bootless,… …   Moby Thesaurus

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”