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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

One who withdraws from society and lives in solitude.

Usage examples (35)
  • A hermit does not enjoy the company of others and often lives far away from towns.
  • The Underneath acknowledges that the hermit is evil.
  • 'At any time the word hermit was enough to transport him.'
  • If you call a hermit crab a conch, it's not pedantic to point out the error. for more
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