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?

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    Daniel
    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. Marion Parker:

    Be kind - Remember every one you meet is fighting a battle - everybody's lonesome.

  2. Oscar Levant:

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

  3. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    There is nothing to romanticize about the cold and bitter darkness of the night. What keeps us going through is the Hope that soon the night will end, and the first bright ray of Sun will penetrate the darkness to illuminate our world. No matter how long and lonesome that night could be, the reality is that it will end eventually. It's the Hope that keeps us going through those miserable dark patches. That's why it's important to never lose Hope. Dum vita est, spes est! As long as there is life, there is Hope!

  4. Friedrich Nietzsche:

    And be on they guard against the good and the just They would fain curcify those who devise their own virtue -- they hate the lonesome ones.

  5. Tresa Harrington:

    It was such, such fun, here's what you had : You had a middle-aged single man who was lonesome. Look what landed in his lap : a ready-made family. A gorgeous woman that I figured I could hit on and two kids who needed to be straightened out.

Images & Illustrations of lonesome

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