Nouns (5)

solitudinarian, troglodyte, solitary, recluse, hermit
n. one who lives in solitude

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Adjectives (3)

withdrawn, reclusive, recluse
adj. withdrawn from society; seeking solitude; "lived an unsocial reclusive life"

Fuzzynyms (30)

archimandrite, abbot
n. the superior of an abbey of monks
ascetic, abstainer
n. someone who practices self denial as a spiritual discipline
celibate
n. an unmarried person who has taken a religious vow of chastity
mendicant, friar
n. a male member of a religious order that originally relied solely on alms
Thelonious Sphere Monk, Thelonious Monk, Monk
n. United States jazz pianist who was one of the founders of the bebop style (1917-1982)
introvert
n. (psychology) a person who tends to shrink from social contacts and to become preoccupied with their own thoughts
eremite
n. a Christian recluse
hermit, anchorite
n. one retired from society for religious reasons
unfriendly
adj. not disposed to friendship or friendliness; "an unfriendly coldness of manner"; "an unfriendly action to take"
swaggering, supercilious, sniffy, prideful, overbearing, lordly, imperious, haughty, disdainful
adj. having or showing arrogant superiority to and disdain of those one views as unworthy; "some economists are disdainful of their colleagues in other social disciplines"; "haughty aristocrats"; "his lordly manners were offensive"; "walked with a prideful swagger"; "very sniffy about breaches of etiquette"; "his mother eyed my clothes with a supercilious air"; "a more swaggering mood than usual"- W.L.Shirer
upstage, distant, aloof
adj. remote in manner; "stood apart with aloof dignity"; "a distant smile"; "he was upstage with strangers"
unsociable
adj. not inclined to society or companionship; "an unsociable nature...shy and reserved"; "generally unsociable except with intimate friends"; "unsociable behavior"; "an unsociable neighborhood"
distant, chilly
adj. "relations were cool and polite"

Synonyms (10)

solitary, sole, only, lonesome, lone
adj. being the only one; single and isolated from others; "the lone doctor in the entire county"; "a lonesome pine"; "an only child"; "the sole heir"; "the sole example"; "a solitary instance of cowardice"; "a solitary speck in the sky"
asocial, antisocial
adj. hostile to or disruptive of normal standards of social behavior; "criminal behavior or conduct that violates the rights of other individuals is antisocial"; "crimes...and other asocial behavior"; "an antisocial deed"
asocial
adj. given to avoiding association with others; "bears are asocial secretive animals"; "are you asocial or do you just enjoy living in the Antarctic?"
eremitic, solitary
adj. characterized by ascetic solitude; "the eremitic element in the life of a religious colony"; "his hermitic existence"

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