Synonyms of anchorite
eremitea Christian hermit or recluse
hermitA hermit is a person who lives alone, away from people and society.
• He lived like a hermit despite his fortune in shares and property.
recluseA recluse is a person who lives alone and deliberately avoids other people.
• His widow became a virtual recluse for the remainder of her life.
Thesaurus for anchorite from the Collins English Thesaurus