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alone

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of alone

  1. 1 not being in the company of others <no one realized the boy was alone in his room so they all left for the movies without him> Synonyms lone, lonely, lonesome, single, solitary, solo, unaccompanied Related Words unattended, unchaperoned; forlorn, friendless; cloistered, disassociated, hermetic (also hermetical), insulated, isolate, isolated, remote, retired, secluded, withdrawn; quarantined, segregated, separated, sequestered; separate, unattached, unconnected, unlinked; detached, disconnected, disjointed, dissociated, disunited, divided, fractionated; abandoned, adrift, deserted, desolate, forgotten, forsaken, lorn, neglected Phrases on one's own Near Antonyms attended, chaperoned, escorted; adjacent, adjoining, communicating, contiguous, neighboring, next-door; attached, connected, coupled, linked Antonyms accompanied

  2. 2 being the one or ones of a class with no other members <he is alone among the actors of his generation in his exceptional ability to play both comedic and serious parts> Synonyms only, lone, one, one-off, singular, sole, solitary, special, sui generis, uniqueRelated Words single, solo, unaccompanied, unattended; incomparable, inimitable, matchless, peerless, unequaled (or unequalled), unmatched, unparalleled, unrivaled (or unrivalled), unsurpassable, unsurpassed; distinct, distinctive, individual, separate; nonceNear Antonyms divers, manifold, multifarious, myriad; assorted, heterogenous, miscellaneous, mixed, motley, patchwork, promiscuous, varied; popular, prevailing, prevalent, rampant; perennial, recurrent, repeated


alone

adverb

Synonyms and Antonyms of alone

  1. 1 without aid or support <completely new to the big city, she nevertheless managed to find her way home alone> Synonyms independently, single-handed, single-handedly, singly, solely, unaided, unassisted Related Words individually, separately; solo Phrases by one's own bootstraps, on one's own, on one's own hook, on one's own initiative Near Antonyms collectively, conjointly, cooperatively, hand in glove (or hand and glove), hand in hand, jointly, mutually, together; en masse

  2. 2 for nothing other than <would willingly play professional baseball for the sheer enjoyment alone> Synonyms solely, exclusively, just, only, purely, simplyRelated Words basically, by and large, chiefly, generally, largely, mainly, mostly, predominantly, primarily, principally, substantiallyNear Antonyms additionally, also, besides, likewise


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