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friendless

adjective uk   /ˈfrend.ləs/ us  
without friends: Friendless and jobless, he wondered how he would survive the year.
Translations of “friendless”
in Chinese (Traditional) 無朋友的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 无朋友的…
(Definition of friendless from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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