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English definition of “recluse”

recluse

noun [C]     /rɪˈkluːs/
someone who lives alone and does not like being with other people Lifestyles and their study
reclusive adjective living alone and avoiding other people Lifestyles and their studyShy and modestAnxious and worried
(Definition of recluse noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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