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Solitude

solitude 1. State of being alone, or withdrawn from society; a lonely life; loneliness. Whosoever is delighted with solitude... Read More

Retreat

retreat 1. The act of retiring or withdrawing one's self, especially from what is dangerous or disagreeable. In a retreat he... Read More

Series

Series 1. A number of things or events standing or succeeding in order, and connected by a like relation; sequence; order;... Read More

Monastery

monastery Origin: L. Monasterium, Gr, fr. A solitary, a monk, fr. To be alone, live in solitude, fr. Alone. Cf. Minister. A... Read More

Recess

recess 1. A withdrawing or retiring; a moving back; retreat; as, the recess of the tides. Every degree of ignorance being so... Read More

Solitaire

solitaire 1. A person who lives in solitude; a recluse; a hermit. 2. A single diamond in a setting; also, sometimes, a... Read More

Monasteries

monastery Origin: L. Monasterium, Gr, fr. A solitary, a monk, fr. To be alone, live in solitude, fr. Alone. Cf. Minister. A... Read More