English - English Dictionary
solitary vireoof eastern North America having a bluish-gray head and mostly green body
solitary wave(physics) a quantum of energy or quasiparticle that can be propagated as a traveling wave in nonlinear systems and is neither preceded nor followed by another such disturbance; does not obey the superposition principle and does not dissipate; "soliton wav
solitaryone who lives in solitude
solitary pussytoesa variety of pussytoes
solitary confinementconfinement of a prisoner in isolation from other prisoners; "he was held in solitary"
solitaryconfinement of a prisoner in isolation from other prisoners; "he was held in solitary"
solitaryseparated from or unfrequented by others; remote or secluded; "a lonely crossroads"; "a solitary retreat"; "a trail leading to an unfrequented lake"
solitary(a)being the only one; single and isolated from others; "the lone doctor in the entire county"; "a lonesome pine"; "an only child"; "the sole heir"; "the sole example"; "a solitary instance of cowardice"; "a solitary speck in the sky"
solitarycharacterized by or preferring solitude in mode of life; "the eremitic element in the life of a religious colony"; "a lone wolf"; "a man of a solitary disposition"
solitaryenjoyed or performed alone; "a lonely existence"; "his lonely room"; "took a solitary walk"; "enjoyed her solitary dinner"; "solitary pursuits such as reading"
solitarylacking companions or companionship; "he was alone when we met him"; "she is alone much of the time"; "the lone skier on the mountain"; "a lonely fisherman stood on a tuft of gravel"; "a lonely soul"; "a solitary traveler"
solitaryof plants and animals; not growing or living in groups or colonies; "solitary bees"