Betekenis van:

Bijvoeglijk naamwoord
  • afgezonderd; eenzaam; alleen; eenzaam
  • marked by dejection from being alone
"lonesome when her husband is away"
"spent a lonesome hour in the bar"


Bijvoeglijk naamwoord
    • being the only one; single and isolated from others
    "a lonesome pine"



    1. She looks lonesome.
    2. Lonesome George passed away.
    3. You feel lonesome, don't you?
    4. The child is lonesome for its mother.
    5. Lonesome George was the last giant tortoise of his kind.
    6. The Galapagos Islands giant tortoise known as Lonesome George is dead.
    7. The giant tortoise Lonesome George has died on the Galapagos Islands.
    8. Lonesome George, the last remaining tortoise of his kind, died of unknown causes.
    9. As I stood upon the bluff before my cottage on that clear cold night in the early part of March, 1886, the noble Hudson flowing like the grey and silent spectre of a dead river below me, I felt again the strange, compelling influence of the mighty god of war, my beloved Mars, which for ten long and lonesome years I had implored with outstretched arms to carry me back to my lost love.