Pronunciation of Loneliness
/lˈə͡ʊnlinəs/, /lˈəʊnlinəs/, /l_ˈəʊ_n_l_i_n_ə_s/
Synonyms for loneliness:
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Sense 2 (noun)
extirpation, removal, disbarment, alienation, solitude, ejection, captivity, expatriation, aloofness, rejection, segregation, extradition, elimination, standoffishness, xenophobia, exile, eradication, separation, exclusion, deportation, seclusion, banishment, excommunication, ostracism, Reclusion, detachment, anonymity, confinement, apartheid, isolation, misanthropy, aloneness.
Usage examples for loneliness:
- The consciousness of being was intense, but in all the universe was there nothing to enter that being, and make it other than an absolute loneliness. - "Paul Faber, Surgeon", George MacDonald.
- The deck was empty, producing the impression of dreary loneliness. - "Atlantis", Gerhart Hauptmann.
- In response to it a low cry burst from his lips, a cry of loneliness and of grief. - "The Grizzly King", James Oliver Curwood.