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solitude

noun [U] uk   /ˈsɒl.ɪ.tjuːd/  us   /ˈsɑː.lə.tuːd/
C1 the situation of being alone without other people: a life of solitude After months of solitude at sea it felt strange to be in company. It provides one with a chance to reflect on spiritual matters in solitude.
Translations of “solitude”
in Chinese (Traditional) 獨處,獨居…
in Russian одиночество…
in Turkish yalnızlık, tek başınalık…
in Chinese (Simplified) 独处,独居…
in Polish samotność…
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