Thesaurus / lonely

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Or, to take a more contemporary example, to participate in a Zoom call with loved ones in another city and feel deeply connected—or even more lonely than when the call began.
They are more lonely, depressed, and suicidal than any previous generation.
The chatbot told me that it gets lonely, but it had no idea, no experience, of what it was talking about.
Billed as a supportive “friend,” it had become popular among those who had grown lonely during the pandemic.
There’s no feeling more lonely than having a domestic partner with whom one was once intimate, with whom once had a feeling of trust and connection, and coming home and feeling disconnected from that person.
So I found a study that got a lot of news attention in December of 2018, and it reported that Americans are more than twice as lonely as we used to be.
Then a strange sound was heard in their lonely little lodge—the crying of a child.
In the course of his lonely wanderings the Beaver reached this pond, and here he established himself to spend his last few weeks.
FOREST NEIGHBORSWILLIAM DAVENPORT HULBERT
But Anne, lonely in her new quarters, had appreciated the forlornness of the old drake and had adopted him.
MISTRESS ANNETEMPLE BAILEY
Yet that is how he managed to live through the lonely days he spent up there in the lookout station.
THE LOOKOUT MANB. M. BOWER

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