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recluse

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of recluse

  1. a person who lives away from others <he was sick of cities and crowds, so he decided to go live by himself in the woods as a recluse> Synonyms anchorite, eremite, hermit, isolate, solitary Related Words homebody, shut-in Near Antonyms socialite; socializer





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