Nice to nasty

recluse
(n)
REC-loose
Meaning

hermit; loner; someone who lives apart from society

1st Sample Sentence

In my next incarnation I want to be a recluse who lives in the forest and does nothing but meditate.

Root

re (intensive prefix)#claudere (to shut) (Latin)

Synonyms

Mnemonics

re+close. Closed=hermit recLUSE: read luse as lose; if you lose in any game you like to live alone sounds like seclude