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adv. & adj.
By oneself; alone. Used as a stage direction to a male character.

[Latin sōlus, alone; see solo.]


adjfem sola
1. alone; separate
2. (Marketing) of or denoting the position of an advertising poster or press advertisement that is separated from competing advertisements: a solus position.
3. (Commerce) of or denoting a retail outlet, such as a petrol station, that sells the products of one company exclusively: a solus site.
4. (Theatre) alone; by oneself (formerly used in stage directions)
[C17: from Latin sōlus alone]


(ˈsɔ lʊs; Eng. ˈsoʊ ləs)

Latin. (referring to a man) alone; by oneself (used in stage directions). Compare sola.
References in classic literature ?
Omnium consensu capax imperii, nisi imperasset, saith Tacitus of Galba; but of Vespasian he saith, Solus imperantium, Vespasianus mutatus in melius; though the one was meant of sufficiency, the other of manners, and affection.
I know I did not reason, I did not plan or intend, yet, whereas one moment I was sitting solus on the chair near the table, the next, I held Frances on my knee, placed there with sharpness and decision, and retained with exceeding tenacity.
he had prepared a huge stick, the other day, with which to chastise me for giving him the slip, and spending the day, solus, among the hills on the main land.
And now local developer Solus Homes Ltd has submitted a planning application for the former Victorian mill, which includes 210 apartments and is a mix of residential, office, retail and leisure facilities.
The three-year-old, from Hacketstown, Co Carlow, was displaying his fancy footwear during the Solus Brightest Boots competition at Screggan.
The company is providing Solus TA31 tyres for the vehicle.
A Definitive deal has been signed by the pharma major and Sun Pharma, related to erstwhile Ranbaxys Solus and Solus Care divisions.
In its latest deal with Strides Arcolab, Sun Pharma agreed to transfer the Solus and Solus Care divisions of erstwhile company, Ranbaxy, along with employees.
The product launch for Solu, a groundbreaking sweetener that "safely and effectively shrinks fat cells" (providing a Solu-tion to obesity)--now only available to passengers on this week-long "Cruise to Lose"--will occur following six days of star-studded reports aired from the ship publicizing the combined passenger weight loss of at least 10 percent (the ship will ride noticeably higher) and Solus incredible success.
Grant Palmer, Managing Director at Axiell UK Ltd commented, “We at Axiell are delighted to be working with the team at SOLUS, their approach to innovation, ingenuity and flair complements that already in place at Axiell and this partnership will have significant benefits for our customers.
YOUNG Fathers and Hector Bizerk will headline the Solus Tent at the Wickerman Festival.
Miles Kane to play Solus, Cardiff University on Tuesday, March 25, 2014.

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