Examples of loner in a Sentence
The killer was a loner with no friends.
that guy in tech support is a loner, and never wants to hang out with the rest of us
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At Pollock’s death in 1956, Lee Krasner said her loner husband considered Heller his closest friend.
Metal appeals to misfits and loners who run in packs, some of whom wouldn't miss the chance to dress like a demented airline attendant.
Every presidential assassin or would be assassin was a loner, including this one - all losers trading on another's fame.
While police released little information about Ostrem, neighbors at the Samuel Park Apartments described him as a loner who would walk around carrying weapons.
And these depictions are still deeply mired in tired tropes that sends a message: This is what computer scientists are like: Unattractive, sloppy male loners.
McBride is primarily known for playing loners and losers with comically inflated egos in dark comedies like Eastbound & Down, Vice Principles, and This Is the End.
Nestled in the asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter, Ceres is a tiny loner, while Pluto — in the Kuiper Belt at the edge of the solar system — is nearly three times as big and hosts a handful of moons.
Most of Rhode’s callers are loners and misfits; watching them coalesce through the community forged by radio represents yet another unexplored, underdeveloped opportunity to make more of this show.
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First Known Use of loner
Synonymsbohemian, boho, counterculturist, deviant, enfant terrible, free spirit, heretic, iconoclast, individualist, nonconformist, lone ranger, lone wolf, maverick, nonconformer
Related Wordsfreethinker; character, codger, crackbrain, crackpot, crank, eccentric, freak, kook, nut, oddball, screwball, weirdo; eight ball, misfit, outsider; aberrant, anomaly
Near Antonymsadherent, follower, supporter; sheep
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