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 for Alone
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Alone \A*lone"\, a. [All + one. OE. al one all allone, AS. [=a]n
     one, alone. See All, One, Lone.]
     1. Quite by one's self; apart from, or exclusive of, others;
        single; solitary; -- applied to a person or thing.
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              Alone on a wide, wide sea.            --Coleridge.
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              It is not good that the man should be alone. --Gen.
                                                    ii. 18.
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     2. Of or by itself; by themselves; without any thing more or
        any one else; without a sharer; only.
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              Man shall not live by bread alone.    --Luke iv. 4.
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              The citizens alone should be at the expense.
                                                    --Franklin.
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     3. Sole; only; exclusive. [R.]
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              God, by whose alone power and conversation we all
              live, and move, and have our being.   --Bentley.
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     4. Hence; Unique; rare; matchless. --Shak.
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     Note: The adjective alone commonly follows its noun.
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     To let alone or To leave alone, to abstain from
        interfering with or molesting; to suffer to remain in its
        present state.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Alone \A*lone"\, adv.
     Solely; simply; exclusively.
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