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Horniness packs side-by-side by with a deeper loneliness along the walls of The Park.

She spent almost two years in a nursing home – two years of loneliness she would like to forget.

It suggests that love and loneliness are not separate things.

Should she leave her husband and endure loneliness or tolerate his dalliance and keep a companion for old age?

These include tips on how to avoid boredom, loneliness, frustration, and anxiety.

He remembered standing once before on this very spot, that foreboding of coming loneliness so strangely in his heart.

At first I almost perished with loneliness, but now that I have a few acquaintances here I am enjoying it.

It was the starving sense of loneliness, the aching sense of loss, the yearning and the vain desire that made it seem so long.

Not too big for the fiery old heart that trouble and toil and hunger and loneliness had never quenched.

And he was a little sorry for himself and the loneliness which, he felt, would be his hereafter; but that was by the way.


On this page you'll find 18 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to loneliness, such as: alienation, desolation, heartache, solitude, aloneness, and forlornness.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.