lone wolf

noun

Definition of lone wolf

  1. :  a person who prefers to work, act, or live alone

lone–wolf

adjective

Examples of lone wolf in a sentence

  1. He had the reputation of being a lone wolf in high school.

  2. <a lone wolf in the art world, he has his own style and paints only to please himself>

1909

First Known Use of lone wolf

1909


LONE WOLF Defined for English Language Learners

lone wolf

noun

Definition of lone wolf for English Language Learners

  • : someone who likes to act, live, or work alone


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