un·​companioned | \ "+\

Definition of uncompanioned

1 : having no companion the uncompanioned boy beyond them working away in almost total darkness— Daniel Corkery
2 : marked by a lack of companionship : lonely, solitary one of those contemplative uncompanioned walks which it was his habit to take— G. W. Cable

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un- entry 1 + companioned, past participle of companion

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