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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Unhappy because one is away from friends or family. Also: With few or no people.

Usage examples (34)
  • People are lonely because they build walls instead of bridges.
  • Felt sad and lonely
  • I wish you could have a number one and be on top of the world, but you've heard the term lonely at the top.
  • According to Google Trends, "lonely" is the word entered most frequently by Internet users in Dublin, Ireland. for more
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