Translation of "lonely" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ˈləʊn·li/ us /ˈloʊn·li/ comparative lonelier, superlative loneliest also US lonesome /ˈləʊn·səm/ /ˈloʊn·səm/

B1 sad because you are not with other people

She gets lonely now that the kids have all left home.

A lonely place is a long way from where people live.

He was driving down a lonely road in Arizona.

(Translation of “lonely” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)