1. The condition of being lonely; solitude; seclusion.
2. The state of being unfrequented by human beings; as, the loneliness of a road.
3. Love of retirement; disposition to solitude.
The mystery of your loneliness. --Shak.
4. A feeling of depression resulting from being alone.
Syn: -- Solitude; seclusion. See Solitude.
n 1: the state of being alone in solitary isolation [syn: solitariness]
2: sadness resulting from being forsaken or abandoned [syn: forlornness,
3: a disposition toward being alone [syn: aloneness, lonesomeness,