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Synonyms for recluse
ˈrɛk lus, rɪˈklusrecluse

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Wiktionary5.0 / 1 vote

  1. recluseadjective


  2. recluseadjective

    (now rare) Sequestered; secluded, isolated.


  3. recluseadjective

    (now rare) Hidden, secret.


Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms4.3 / 4 votes

  1. recluse

    shut, sequestered, retired, apart, solitary, conventual, regular, dissocial

    public, exposed, frequented, social, secular, unsequestered, convivial, companionable

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. hermit, recluse, solitary, solitudinarian, troglodyteadjective

    one who lives in solitude

    caveman, troglodyte, solitary, anchorite, cave man, solitudinarian, cave dweller, hermit, solitary confinement


  2. recluse, reclusive, withdrawnadjective

    withdrawn from society; seeking solitude

    "lived an unsocial reclusive life"

    withdrawn, sequestered, cloistered, indrawn, reclusive, secluded


Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. reclusenoun

    hermit, anchoret, solitary, solitaire, anchorite, EREMITE

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. recluseadjective

    solitary, eremitic

  2. reclusenoun

    solitary, eremite, anchoret, hermit

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  1. Emily Dickinson:

    They say that God is everywhere, and yet we always think of Him as somewhat of a recluse.

  2. Rick Laude:

    Let me be very clear, he and I were not friends, you will not find anyone in my neighborhood who will claim to be a friend of his. He was just a legitimate recluse.

  3. Victoria Owen:

    All they said was, ‘Yeah, sorry to hear about that.’ They sprayed and that didn’t really help our situation, we even took three brown recluse spiders to them. We told them at that moment we wanted out.

  4. Margaret Fuller:

    Essays, entitled critical, are epistles addressed to the public, through which the mind of the recluse relieves itself of its impressions.

  5. Morten Harket:

    I have always been a recluse really and to bring me out in the open like that is not easy, i think it has a lot of good things to it.

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