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lone ranger

noun, often capitalized L&R

Definition of LONE RANGER

:  one who acts alone and without consultation or the approval of others; broadly :  loner

Examples of LONE RANGER

  1. <something of a lone ranger among anthropologists, she does her research without either a lending hand or an eye toward trendy topics>

Origin of LONE RANGER

Lone Ranger, hero of an American radio and television western
First Known Use: 1969

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