soloso‧lo1 /ˈsəʊləʊ $ ˈsoʊloʊ/ ●●○ noun (plural solos) [countable] 🔊 🔊 1APMa piece of music for one performer → duet, trio 🔊 a gorgeous piano solo2TTALONEwhen someone flies or does an activity alone 🔊 his first solo
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solo• I think I go for clichédsolos in a way.• Krupa plays a drumsolo on the band's nine-minute version of "Sing, Sing, Sing."
solosolo2 adjective [only before noun] 🔊 🔊 1ALONEdone alone without anyone else helping yousolo flight/voyage/ascent 🔊 Ridgeway’s solo voyage across the Atlantic 🔊 the first solo ascent of Everest 🔊 a solo effort2APMrelating to a record or piece of music that is performed by a singlemusician, not a group 🔊 a solo album 🔊 a solo passage for viola —solo adverb 🔊 When did you first fly solo? 🔊 Amos quit the company, determined to go solo (=work for himself).