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lonesome

lone·some

lonesome

 
pronunciation:
lon sm
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: sad or depressed because of being isolated or without friends or companions.
synonyms:
lonely
similar words:
alone, desolate, down, forlorn, forsaken, low, melancholy, unfriended
definition 2: causing or accompanying such a feeling.
lonesome music
similar words:
blue, melancholy, sad
definition 3: empty of human presence; unfrequented; deserted.
a small, lonesome town
synonyms:
deserted, desolate, lonely, unfrequented
similar words:
forsaken, isolated, out-of-the-way, uninhabited
derivations: lonesomely (adv.), lonesomeness (n.)
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