Solus

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Solus Alone; -- chiefly used in stage directions, and the like.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • solus Alone: used chiefly in dramatic directions: as, enter the king solus. The feminine form is sola.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Solus sō′lus alone, in dramatic directions—feminine form Sō′la.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L., alone.

Usage

In literature:

Porro, siqui jam adultus aprum exceperit solus, vel interemit ursum immanem, colluvione liberatur incesti.
"The History of The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire Volume 2" by Edward Gibbon
The name solium has no relation to the Latin solus, or solium.
"Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine" by George M. Gould
Quod mecum nescit, solus vult scire videri.
"The Critique of Pure Reason" by Immanuel Kant
Dein Micipsa filius regnum solus obtinuit, Mastanabale et Gulussa fratribus morbo absumptis.
"De Bello Catilinario et Jugurthino" by Caius Sallustii Crispi (Sallustius)
Necesse est cum insanientibus furere, nisi solus relinqueris.
"The Anatomy of Melancholy" by Democritus Junior
Assidue veniebat; ibi haec incondita solus Montibus et Sylvis studio jactabat inani.
"The Spectator, Volumes 1, 2 and 3" by Joseph Addison and Richard Steele
His guard would stand about, and with a haughty air he would approach the well solus.
"Waysiders" by Seumas O'Kelly
I wonder now if either of you happen to know a Mr. Solus Smithers?
"The Banner Boy Scouts" by George A. Warren
M. Miser eram quia amici mei erant in alio vico et eram solus.
"Latin for Beginners" by Benjamin Leonard D'Ooge
Erat solus ad universa sufficiens.
"The Letters of Cassiodorus" by Cassiodorus (AKA Magnus Aurelius Cassiodorus Senator)
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In news:

SOLUS Air Conqueror Series wheel cavity cover now compatible with all wheel types.
Symetrix, which makes the SymNet 8x8 digital signal processor and Jupiter processors, is introducing the Solus line of open-architecture DSPs for small to mid-size installations.
The first two members of the Solus family differ only in their input and output counts.
Why the head of hedge-fund operator Solus is focusing on bankruptcy claims and stocks, rather than junk bonds.
Eastman introduces Solus performance additives Eastman Chemical Company offers Solus performance additives for VOC-compliant waterborne and high solids solventborne systems.
Overall, Pucillo's firm runs about $2.7 billion in assets , with more than $2 billion in several classes of Sola and about $500 million in a newer vehicle, the Solus Recovery Fund.
The SOLUS PRO Scanner from Snap-on Diagnostics was designed for extended battery life, high-speed performance and ergonomics.
Snap-on's software bundle 12.4, available for the Verus, Verdict, Solus, Modis, Ethos and Vantage Pro delivers new coverage and added vehicle coverage back to 1992 for all major makes.
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