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alone adj, adverb 1 by oneself. 2 without anyone else • The idea was mine alone. 3 apart from other people. 4 lonely. go it alone colloq to act on one's own and without help. leave alone or leave well alone see under leave1. let alone see under let1. not alone joined by others • You're not alone in thinking she's nuts.
ETYMOLOGY: 13c: from English al one wholly by oneself.