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"solitude" in British English

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solitudenoun [U]

uk   /ˈsɒl.ɪ.tjuːd/  us   /ˈsɑː.lə.tuːd/
(Definition of solitude from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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solitudenoun [U]

 us   /ˈsɑl·ɪˌtud/
the ​situation of being ​alone, often by ​choice: He ​prefers the solitude of the ​country to the ​chaos of the ​city.
(Definition of solitude from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “solitude”
in Chinese (Simplified) 独处,独居…
in Turkish yalnızlık, tek başınalık…
in Russian одиночество…
in Chinese (Traditional) 獨處,獨居…
in Polish samotność…
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