Definition for alone

adjective as in to the exclusion of; unique

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Example Sentences

Genetics alone does not an eating disorder make, generally speaking, and Bulik points out that environment still plays a role.

I watch every episode alone on my couch and I just sit there and laugh, and laugh.

By contrast, John McCain, the eventual GOP nominee, had raised approximately $12.7 million in the first quarter of 2007 alone.

Nor should we ever assume that weather alone, however extreme, should be fatal to a commercial flight.

Women and children are disproportionately victims, but they are not alone.

Ten minutes later, veiled and cloaked, she stepped out alone into the garden.

The two women had no intention of bathing; they had just strolled down to the beach for a walk and to be alone and near the water.

When we were mounted Mac leaned over and muttered an admonitory word for Piegan's ear alone.

If Mac had been alone he would have made the post by sundown, for the Mounted Police rode picked horses, the best money could buy.

Alone Orlean lay trying vainly to forget something—something that stood like a spectre before her eyes.


On this page you'll find 88 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to alone, such as: only, unattended, solo, unaccompanied, abandoned, and batching it.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.