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lonely (s):
marked by dejection from being alone
Samples
felt sad and lonely.
the loneliest night of the week.
lonesome when her husband is away.
spent a lonesome hour in the bar
lonely (s):
devoid of creatures
Samples
a lonely crossroads.
a solitary retreat.
a trail leading to an unfrequented lake
lonely (s):
characterized by or preferring solitude
Samples
a lone wolf.
a lonely existence.
a man of a solitary disposition.
a solitary walk

Related Words: solitary
lonely (s):
lacking companions or companionship
Samples
he was alone when we met him.
she is alone much of the time.
the lone skier on the mountain.
a lonely fisherman stood on a tuft of gravel.
a lonely soul.
a solitary traveler

Related Words: alonesolitary
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