the state of being alone in solitary isolation
forlornness, loneliness, desolation(noun)
sadness resulting from being forsaken or abandoned
aloneness, loneliness, lonesomeness, solitariness(noun)
a disposition toward being alone
A feeling of depression resulting from being alone.
The condition of being lonely; solitude; seclusion.
The state of being unfrequented.
the loneliness of a road
Love of retirement; disposition to solitude.
I see / The mystery of your loneliness. uE000202743uE001 Shakespeare.
the condition of being lonely; solitude; seclusion
the state of being unfrequented by human beings; as, the loneliness of a road
love of retirement; disposition to solitude
a feeling of depression resulting from being alone
Loneliness is a complex and usually unpleasant emotional response to isolation. Loneliness typically includes anxious feelings about a lack of connectedness or communality with other beings, both in the present and extending into the future. As such, loneliness can be felt even when surrounded by other people. The causes of loneliness are varied and include social, mental, emotional, and spiritual factors. Research has shown that loneliness is widely prevalent throughout society among people in marriages, relationships, families and successful careers. It has been a long explored theme in the literature of human beings since classical antiquity. Loneliness has also been described as social pain — a psychological mechanism meant to alert an individual of isolation and motivate him/her to seek social connections.
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The state of feeling sad or dejected as a result of lack of companionship or being separated from others.
The numerical value of Loneliness in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of Loneliness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The worst loneliness is not to be comfortable with yourself.
Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering - and it's all over much too soon.
Loneliness is worse but the worst kind of loneliness is when you are in a crowd of people.
This kind of pain and loneliness is like being in a club you don't want to be in, i became a sister to him.
Don’t be afraid of loneliness, because everything is a door; even loneliness is a door, it opens to somewhere!
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Translations for Loneliness
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- انفراد, عزلةArabic
- aonaranachdScottish Gaelic
- 寂しい, 孤独Japanese
- tenêtî, تهنهاییKurdish
- самоћа, samota, усамљеност, самoст, usamljenost, samost, самота, осамљеност, osamljenost, samoćaSerbo-Croatian
- sự cô đơnVietnamese
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