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eremite

er·e·mite

eremite

 
pronunciation:
e r maIt
part of speech: noun
definition: a recluse, esp. one who retreats for religious meditation; hermit.
similar words:
hermit, solitary
derivations: eremitic (adj.), eremitical (adj.), eremitism (n.)