Synonyms for only

Synonyms for (adjective) only

Synonyms: alone, only

Definition: exclusive of anyone or anything else

Usage: she alone believed him; cannot live by bread alone; I'll have this car and this car only

Similar words: exclusive

Definition: excluding much or all; especially all but a particular group or minority

Usage: exclusive clubs; an exclusive restaurants and shops


Synonyms: only, sole, solitary, lone, lonesome

Definition: being the only one; single and isolated from others

Usage: the lone doctor in the entire county; a lonesome pine; an only child; the sole heir; the sole example; a solitary instance of cowardice; a solitary speck in the sky

Similar words: single

Definition: existing alone or consisting of one entity or part or aspect or individual

Usage: upon the hill stood a single tower; had but a single thought which was to escape; a single survivor; a single serving; a single lens; a single thickness