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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The quality or state of not knowing where you are or how to get to where you want to go; Also: The quality or state of being confused or bewildered.

Usage examples (34)
  • A solution to the 'lostness' of the modern world—and a guide to reading literature.
  • Indeed, they hold out "Homeric polytheism" as a solution to the "lostness" of the contemporary world.
  • “You are the weariness of Piers, the lostness of Bors.”
  • One moment of quiet eternal pain eternal agony eternal lostness for more
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