Of person, unhappy by feelings of loneliness. (adjective)
Of place, unfrequented by people; desolate. (adjective)
Of person, without companions; solitary. (adjective)
Examples of word lonely
I wish you could have a number one and be on top of the world, but you've heard the term lonely at the top.
According to Google Trends, "lonely" is the word entered most frequently by Internet users in Dublin, Ireland.
Telling people to go waste their money on a Bible with the promise of gold-paved streets if they cooporate, and threatening those that don't with eternal and unbearable burning in lonely darkness is ridiculous.
I used to indulge in lonely debauches, on nights when I knew my crew was going to sleep ashore.
That's the only time I'm lonely, is when I go to 'Frisco.