Definition of solitude noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    solitude

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//ˈsɑləˌtud//
     
    [uncountable]
     
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  1. 1the state of being alone, especially when you find this pleasant synonym privacy
  2. 2 She longed for peace and solitude. I returned to the solitude of my room. He shut himself away to pray in solitude.
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