Definitions For Solitary


  • One who lives in solitude
  • Confinement of a prisoner in isolation from other prisoners


  • Devoid of creatures
  • Being the only one; single and isolated from others
  • Characterized by or preferring solitude
  • Lacking companions or companionship
  • Of plants and animals; not growing or living in groups or colonies

Is Solitary a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Solitary is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 11 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Solitary in a Sentence

  • He took a solitary walk on the beach.
  • A solitary house stood on top of the cliff.
  • Most cats are solitary creatures.
  • The prisoner was kept in solitary.
  • Weary of European civilization, the painter Paul Gauguin famously abandoned France to become a solitary in the South Seas

Synonyms for Solitary

Antonyms for Solitary

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