alone time


Definition of alone time

: time spent by an individual or a couple apart from others I need some alone time to think things over. We passed many buildings I wanted to explore later, but for now, I just wanted some alone time with Brad.— Derene Scheeler, Follow Your Heart, 2010

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First Known Use of alone time

1978, in the meaning defined above

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“Alone time.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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