alone / əˈloʊn /


alone2 个定义

adj. 形容词 adjective

  1. separate, apart, or isolated from others: I want to be alone.
  2. to the exclusion of all others or all else: One cannot live by bread alone.
  3. unique; unequaled; unparalleled: He is alone among his peers in devotion to duty.
adv. 副词 adverb
  1. solitarily; solo: She prefers to live alone.
  2. only; exclusively: You alone hold the key to your happiness.
  3. without aid or help: The baby let go of the side of the crib and stood alone.

alone 近义词

adj. 形容词 adjective

to the exclusion of; unique

adj. 形容词 adjective

separate; apart


  1. Genetics alone does not an eating disorder make, generally speaking, and Bulik points out that environment still plays a role.
  2. I watch every episode alone on my couch and I just sit there and laugh, and laugh.
  3. By contrast, John McCain, the eventual GOP nominee, had raised approximately $12.7 million in the first quarter of 2007 alone.
  4. Nor should we ever assume that weather alone, however extreme, should be fatal to a commercial flight.
  5. Women and children are disproportionately victims, but they are not alone.
  6. Ten minutes later, veiled and cloaked, she stepped out alone into the garden.
  7. 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.
  8. When we were mounted Mac leaned over and muttered an admonitory word for Piegan's ear alone.
  9. 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.
  10. Alone Orlean lay trying vainly to forget something—something that stood like a spectre before her eyes.