from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The state of being lonesome.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a disposition toward being alone.
  • n. The condition of being alone; the feeling of sadness resulting from being alone.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The state of being lonesome, in any sense of that word.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a disposition toward being alone


lonesome +‎ -ness (Wiktionary)


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