lonelyadjectiveuk /ˈləʊn.li/ us /ˈloʊn-/
- Da Silva plays a bright, lonely student from New York, adrift in small-town Arizona.
- He couldn't bear to think of the lonely year ahead.
- He felt lonely and far from home.
- I know what it's like to be lonely, so I do feel for her.
- You can't complain of being lonely when you don't make any effort to meet people.