What does lonesome mean?

Definitions for lonesome
ˈloʊn səmlone·some

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. lone(a), lonesome(a), only(a), sole(a), solitary(a)(adj)

    being the only one; single and isolated from others

    "the lone doctor in the entire county"; "a lonesome pine"; "an only child"; "the sole heir"; "the sole example"; "a solitary instance of cowardice"; "a solitary speck in the sky"

  2. lonely, lonesome(adj)

    marked by dejection from being alone

    "felt sad and lonely"; "the loneliest night of the week"; "lonesome when her husband is away"; "spent a lonesome hour in the bar"

Wiktionary

  1. lonesome(Noun)

    oneself alone

  2. lonesome(Adjective)

    unhappy due to being alone; lonely

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lonesome

    secluded from society; not frequented by human beings; solitary

  2. Lonesome

    conscious of, and somewhat depressed by, solitude; as, to feel lonesome

How to pronounce lonesome?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say lonesome in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lonesome in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lonesome in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of lonesome in a Sentence

  1. Herbert V. Prochnow:

    A city is a large community where people are lonesome together.

  2. T.S. Eliot:

    Television is a medium of entertainment which permits millions of people to listen to the same joke at the same time, and yet remain lonesome.

  3. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    Il n'y a rien à romancer propos de l'obscurité froide et amère de la nuit. Ce qui nous maintient en passant par est l'espoir que, bientôt, la nuit va se terminer, et le premier rayon lumineux du soleil pénétrer l'obscurité pour éclairer notre monde. peu importe combien de temps et lonesome cette nuit pourrait être, la réalité est qu'il finira finalement. Il est l'espoir qui nous maintient en passant par ces taches sombres misérables. Voilà pourquoi il est important de ne jamais perdre espoir. Dum vita est, spes est! Tant qu'il ya la vie, il ya de l'espoir!

  4. Henry David Thoreau:

    City life is millions of people being lonesome together.

  5. Oscar Levant:

    Every time I look at you I get a fierce desire to be lonesome.

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