loneness
noun see lone

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  • Loneness — Lone ness, n. Solitude; seclusion. [Obs.] Donne. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • loneness — noun ( es) : the quality or state of being lone : isolation space that was absolute meaninglessness and absolute cold, and absolute dark loneness Waldo Frank to face the loneness of their days Marsden Hartley …   Useful english dictionary

  • loneness — noun /ˈləʊnnəs/ The state of being alone; loneliness, solitariness. Her who loves lonenesse best, and her who maskes and plaies [...] …   Wiktionary

  • loneness — n. state of being alone, loneliness, solitude …   English contemporary dictionary

  • loneness — lone·ness …   English syllables

  • lone — loneness, n. /lohn/, adj. 1. being alone; without company or accompaniment; solitary; unaccompanied: a lone traveler. 2. standing by itself or apart; isolated: a lone house in the valley. 3. sole; single; only: That company constitutes our lone… …   Universalium

  • Solitude — Sol i*tude, n. [F., from L. solitudo, solus alone. See {Sole}, a.] 1. state of being alone, or withdrawn from society; a lonely life; loneliness. [1913 Webster] Whosoever is delighted with solitude is either a wild beast or a god. Bacon. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lone — adjective Etymology: Middle English, short for alone Date: 14th century 1. a. having no company ; solitary b. preferring solitude 2. only, sole 3. situated by itself ; isolated Synonyms …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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