Lone·some a. [Compar. Lonesomer superl. Lonesomest.]
1. Secluded from society; not frequented by human beings; solitary.
Like one that on a lonesome road
Doth walk in fear and dread. --Coleridge.
2. Conscious of, and somewhat depressed by, solitude; as, to feel lonesome.
-- Lone*some*ly, adv. -- Lone*some*ness, n.