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One entry found for solitude.
Main Entry: sol·i·tude
Pronunciation: primarystresssäl-schwa-secondarystresst(y)üd
Function: noun
Etymology: Middle English solitude "the state of being alone," from early French solitude (same meaning), from Latin solitudin-, solitudo (same meaning), from solus "alone" --related to DESOLATE, 4SOLE, SOLO
1 : the quality or state of being alone or far-off from society : SECLUSION, LONELINESS
2 : a lonely place (as a desert)

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