lone lone  /ˈloʊn/


  1. (adj) lacking companions or companionship
  2. (adj) characterized by or preferring solitude
  3. (adj) being the only one; single and isolated from others



  • Koji Yamamura is a lone wolf in the world of assembly-line animation.


  1. Disney's The Lone Ranger™ Rides Into IMAX® Theatres In Select International Markets Aug. 2

    Disney's The Lone Ranger™ Rides Into IMAX® Theatres In Select International Markets Aug. 2
    on June 12, 2013     Source: CNW Group via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Lone Star Park: Mora to return to saddle on Saturday

    Lone Star-based jockey Gerado Mora is scheduled to resume riding Saturday, said his agent, Toby Cathey. Mora has been out with an infection in his leg following a bout with the flu.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Daily Racing Form

  3. The Lone Ranger Behind-the-Scenes Cowboy Boot Camp Video—Watch Armie Hammer and Ruth Wilson Saddle Up!

    To become The Lone Ranger, Armie Hammer first had to learn to be a cowboy. E! News has an exclusive behind the scenes look at the bootcamp the actor underwent to take on the iconic role...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: E! Online


  1. "I'm thrilled to be recognized as one of those who worked hard at what is an under-appreciated skill," Parker said. "I'm particularly pleased to be the lone representative of the Dodgers and the only awardee who is not and will not be in the...
    on Aug 22, 2007 By: Wes Parker Source: SI.com

  2. David Kris, the Assistant Attorney-General for National Security, said that the case "underscored the continuing threat we face from lone actors who, although not members of any international terrorist organisation, are willing to carry out acts of...
    on May 27, 2010 By: David S. Kris Source: Times Online

  3. "This was two lone wolves. It's a duel. Two complicated, fascinating, really brilliant people," said Ron Howard, who directs "Frost/Nixon," adapted from the play about the TV showdown.
    on Aug 24, 2008 By: Ron Howard Source: FOXNews

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