Synonyms of solitude
1 isolationDictionary • Imagine long golden beaches where you can wander in solitude.
isolation • the isolation he endured while he was in captivity
privacy • You can try them on in the privacy of your own home.
seclusion • They love the seclusion of their garden.
retirement • retirement in the countryside
loneliness • Deep down I have a fear of loneliness.
ivory tower • In their ivory tower they don't realise how pernicious it is.
2 wildernessDictionary (poetic) • travelling by yourself in these vast solitudes
wilderness • He looked out over a wilderness of mountain, lake and forest.
waste • the barren wastes of the Sahara
desert • The vehicles have been modified to suit conditions in the desert.
emptiness • the emptiness of the desert
wasteland • Pollution has already turned vast areas into a wasteland.
Copyright © 2016 by HarperCollins Publishers. All rights reserved.
desertA desert is a large area of land, usually in a hot region, where there is almost no water, rain, trees, or plants.
• The vehicles have been modified to suit conditions in the desert.
emptinessThe emptiness of a place is the fact that there is nothing in it.
• the emptiness of the desert
isolationIsolation is the state of feeling alone and without friends or help.
• the isolation he endured while he was in captivity
Thesaurus for solitude from the Collins English Thesaurus