eremite

noun er·e·mite \ ˈer-ə-ˌmīt \

Definition of eremite

: hermit; especially : a religious recluse

eremitic

play \ˌer-ə-ˈmi-tik\ or eremitical play \ˌer-ə-ˈmi-ti-kəl\ adjective

eremitism

play \ˈer-ə-ˌmī-ˌti-zəm\ noun

Examples of eremite in a Sentence

  1. an eremite wandering the desert alone as a test of his faith

Origin and Etymology of eremite

Middle English — more at hermit

eremite Synonyms

Synonyms
anchorite, recluse, hermit, isolate, solitary
Related Words
homebody, shut-in
Near Antonyms
socialite; socializer

Other Christian Religious Terms



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