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Definition of Lonely

Lonely

  1. Sequestered from company or neighbors; solitary; retired; as, a lonely situation; a lonely cell.
  2. Alone, or in want of company; forsaken.
  3. Not frequented by human beings; as, a lonely wood.
  4. Having a feeling of depression or sadness resulting from the consciousness of being alone; lonesome.

Lonely Quotations

The individual has always had to struggle to keep from being overwhelmed by the tribe. If you try it, you will be lonely often, and sometimes frightened. But no price is too high to pay for the privilege of owning yourself.
Friedrich Nietzsche

It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely.
Albert Einstein

Doubt is a pain too lonely to know that faith is his twin brother.
Khalil Gibran

Let us touch the dying, the poor, the lonely and the unwanted according to the graces we have received and let us not be ashamed or slow to do the humble work.
Mother Teresa

The best remedy for those who are afraid, lonely or unhappy is to go outside, somewhere where they can be quiet, alone with the heavens, nature and God. Because only then does one feel that all is as it should be.
Anne Frank
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Lonely Translations

lonely in Afrikaans is eensaam
lonely in Dutch is eenzaam
lonely in French is solitaire
lonely in German is einsam
lonely in Italian is unico
lonely in Norwegian is ensom
lonely in Spanish is solo, solitario

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