Meaning of lonesomeness in English:


Pronunciation /ˈləʊns(ə)mnəs/


mainly North American

See lonesome

‘The man who sings with the kind of lonesomeness associated with Hank Williams has cultivated a major following in the western region over the past decade.’
  • ‘Higgins' major themes are travel and lonesomeness.’
  • ‘Believe it or not she began to get used to the lonesomeness.’
  • ‘For his love alone does she remain in that contemptible town, suffering the lonesomeness of teenage cruelty.’
  • ‘It is a story of passion and lonesomeness which inspires as well as entertains.’