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Hindi translation of 'lonely'

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/ˈləʊnli ˈलअउन्ली/
Word forms: lonelier, loneliest
1. adjective
A lonely person is unhappy because they are alone, or because they do not have any friends. You can also use lonely to describe a situation or period of time in which someone feels lonely.
...those long, lonely nights.
loneliness uncountable nounअकेलापन mn
He felt a sudden loneliness.

2. adjective
A lonely place is one where very few people come.
...dark, lonely streets.

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Example Sentences Including 'lonely'

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It was a lonely and unhappy time.
Susie Gilbert and Jay Shir A TALE OF FOUR HOUSES: Opera at Covent Garden, La Scala, Vienna and the Met since 1945 (2003)
Perhaps she felt the terrible losses of the war more than most because her own childhood had been lonely.
Diane Purkiss The English Civil War: A People's History (2006)
But it also meant that she lived a very lonely and disgusting existence.
Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Close friends may suddenly withdraw from them and this can be very lonely for people.
The Sun (2015)
I know my brother is deeply unhappy and quite lonely.
Times, Sunday Times (2014)
I went to a party last month feeling lonely and down.
The Sun (2016)
Life with only a laptop could feel pretty lonely.
The Sun (2014)
Sometimes you do get a bit lonely.
The Sun (2012)
We came together when we were both lonely people who craved intellectual and emotional understanding.
Times, Sunday Times (2015)
You feel unhappy and lonely if you don't.
Times, Sunday Times (2006)
He admitted to himself he was feeling lonely.
Aldiss, Brian Somewhere East of Life (1994)
It can be a lonely place.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
It can be a very lonely place.
Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Losing games is hard and it can be quite a lonely place.
The Sun (2016)
My horse was a bit lonely out wide on his own.
The Sun (2016)
When you lose games of cricket it becomes very hard and it can be quite a lonely place.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
But it was a lonely childhood.
Times, Sunday Times (2013)
We let people be lonely - old people going for three weeks without seeing anyone.
Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Do we want people to talk to robots when they feel lonely?
Smithsonian Mag (2017)
He said:'This happens because people are lonely and bored.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Now he is cutting a bit of a lonely figure.
The Sun (2012)
Tell her how lonely you feel and ask how you can revive her interest.
The Sun (2012)
The sound of the audience and his rasping voice would make me feel less lonely.
The Sun (2011)
This place feels very lonely and remote.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
We should be lonely indeed if people were scared to drop in on us unannounced.
Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Your uncle's girlfriend is unhappy, lonely and starved of love.
The Sun (2013)
Life as a chief executive can be a lonely existence.
Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Tennis is a much more lonely existence than people would realise.
Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Why is church still a lonely place for some people?
Christianity Today (2000)
It was also linked to her lonely childhood.
Carpenter, Anne & Johnson, Geoffrey Why am I Afraid to Grieve (1994)

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'lonely' in Other Languages

British English: lonely /ˈləʊnlɪ/ ADJECTIVE
A lonely person is unhappy because they are alone, or because they do not have any friends.
He has been lonely since his wife died.
  • American English: lonely
  • Arabic: مُتَوَحِّدْ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: solitário
  • Chinese: 孤独的
  • Croatian: usamljen
  • Czech: osamělý
  • Danish: ensom
  • Dutch: eenzaam
  • European Spanish: solo solitario
  • Finnish: yksinäinen
  • French: seul
  • German: einsam
  • Greek: μοναχικός
  • Italian: solo
  • Japanese: 孤独の
  • Korean: 고독한
  • Norwegian: ensom
  • Polish: samotny
  • European Portuguese: solitário
  • Romanian: singuratic
  • Russian: одинокий
  • Latin American Spanish: solo
  • Swedish: ensam
  • Thai: หงอยเหงา
  • Turkish: yalnız
  • Ukrainian: самотній
  • Vietnamese: cô đơn


Translation of lonely from the Collins English to Hindi
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