recluse - Dictionary definition and meaning for word recluse

(noun) one who lives in solitude
(adj) withdrawn from society; seeking solitude
Synonyms : reclusive , withdrawn
Example Sentence
  • lived an unsocial reclusive life

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for recluse

re+close . Closed=hermit
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by emdmehr

recLUSE : read luse as lose ; if u lose in any game u like to live alone
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by shubhamgadekar

sounds like seclude
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by keyurpatel87

You get in a car WRECK and LOSE your teeth. You're so embarassed you hide in your house and never come out again.
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RE(retreat)+CLUSE(close)- Retreat from being close to people.
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snds like let loose-so let loose from society
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by mdhineshm

re+CLUSE if you consider the second part which sounds as clues which are ISOLATED,LONE away from our eyes.
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by daringdavin

sounds like reckless/ a reckless person lives lonely
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by jaga

sounds like exclude..
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by 1.6k

sounds like reh+loose---live alone
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by ashleyswift

really+closed...shut from the outside world
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by Thisisnotme

If u lose any game and say it s a record lose, then u like to live alone and avoid people.
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by sameersrinivas90

RE+CLUSE Concentrateing on ecluse=excluse(exclusive)....which means sth different from others
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by pallavi_limat

Ree couldnt get a CLUE. true, she LOSE the game of love. now Ree live alone. hermit status, all day everyday. sad ta say.
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by maha4

re(remain)+ close
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by Dhavalmaster

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