Solitude is the state of being alone or on your own. It also is a place where you can be on your own.(noun)
An example of solitude is when you are by yourself in your home.
See solitude in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME < MFr < L solitudo < solus, alone, sole
See solitude in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old French
Origin: , from Latin sōlitūdō
Origin: , from sōlus, alone; see s(w)e- in Indo-European roots.
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