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Not involving anyone or anything else; only,
  1. Not involving anyone or anything else; only
    • - he is solely responsible for any debts the company may incur
    • - people are appointed solely on the basis of merit

  1. entirely: without any others being included or involved; "was entirely to blame"; "a school devoted entirely to the needs of problem children"; "he works for Mr. Smith exclusively"; "did it solely for money"; "the burden of proof rests on the prosecution alone"; "a privilege granted only to him"
  2. (sole) the underside of footwear or a golf club
  3. (sole) exclusive: not divided or shared with others; "they have exclusive use of the machine"; "sole rights of publication"
  4. (sole) put a new sole on; "sole the shoes"
  5. (sole) lean flesh of any of several flatfish
  6. (sole) lone(a): being the only one; single and isolated from others; "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"
  7. (Solé) Tonya M. Lumpkin (born Tonya M. Johnston on July 17, 1973) is an American rapper from Kansas City, Missouri, better known by her stage name, Solé.
  8. (Sole (artist)) Sole, born Tim Holland, is an alternative hip hop artist and a co-founder of the Anticon collective. Sole is known for his dense, often dark stream-of-consciousness writing style. ...
  9. (Sole (currency)) The sole was a unit of currency in Argentina and Bolivia during the 19th century, equivalent to the real. The name sole was used alongside real in Argentina, whilst in Bolivia it replaced the real in 1827 and circulated until decimalization in 1864.
  10. (Sole (fish)) Sole is a group of flatfish belonging to several families. Generally speaking, they are members of the family Soleidae, but, outside Europe, the name sole is also applied to various other similar flatfish, especially other members of the sole suborder Soleoidei as well as members ...
  11. (Sole (foot)) The sole is the bottom of the foot.
  12. (Sole (shoe)) A shoe is an item of footwear intended to protect and comfort the human foot while doing various activities. Shoes are also used as an item of decoration. ...
  13. Alone; exclusively
  14. (sole) A wooden band or yoke put around the neck of an ox or cow in the stall; To pull by the ears; to pull about; haul; lug; only; unmarried (especially of a woman); widowed
  15. (Sole) the bottom part of a shoe, not including the heel
  16. (Sole) the only part of the cowboy boot, besides the bottom of the heel, that actually has contact with the ground, unless you happen to get thrown off a horse or a bull.
  17. (Sole) The internal, bottom surface of a roof gutter.
  18. (sole) The cabin floor; the cockpit floor.
  19. (Sole) A popular flatfish with a delicate flesh with a firm, fine texture. The best-known variety is "Dover sole" (also called "channel sole)." Much of what is sold as "sole" in the U.S. is actually a variety of flounder, which isn't a true sole.
  20. (SOLE) special operations liaison element
  21. (Sole (So-lay)) Water and salt solution. “Sol” is Latin for “salt” and “sun”.
  22. (Sole (as First Time Fund? Categorization)) New funds that had no subsequent funds.
  23. (Sole) A flat, white-meated fish found in the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans
  24. (Sole) Cabin or saloon floor. Timber extensions on the bottom of the rudder. Also the molded fiberglass deck of a cockpit.
  25. (Sole) Only the Dover sole, which is caught in the Atlantic near Europe is particularly good for eating. It is most often sold in fillets, and has a delicate flavor. The fillets hold up well to rolling, stuffing, and baking. ...