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English definition of “lonely”

lonely

adjective     /ˈləʊnli/
PERSON B1 unhappy because you are not with other people: She gets lonely now that the kids have all left home.Feeling sad and unhappy
PLACE B2 A lonely place is a long way from where people live.Distant in space and time
loneliness noun [U]
(Definition of lonely adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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