loneliest loneliest

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) lacking companions or companionship
  2. (adj) marked by dejection from being alone
  3. (adj) characterized by or preferring solitude
  4. (adj) devoid of creatures

Usage(s):

  1. Alas, Larsen was the loneliest man in the stadium until the final out, when catcher Yogi Berra leaped into his arms in one of the most recognizable images in baseball history.
  2. With no civilians allowed, Diego Garcia remains the loneliest military outpost in the world.
  3. We shall never surrender! IN his last, loneliest battle, that defiant vow seemed graven on Sir Winston Churchill's soul.

News

  1. Virginia City to display art from Wally Cuchine collection

    The Comstock History Center presents Wally’s World: The Loneliest Art Collection in Nevada, featuring 35 pieces of art from Wally Cuchine’s collection. Known for his unflagging commitment to and support of artists, as well as his unswerving faith that the art and artists of Nevada [...]
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Lake Tahoe News

  2. Images of world sport: Pile-up scene makes multiple appearances

    The pitcher's mound is the loneliest place in the world ... until a team decides to celebrate a win there.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Deseret News

Quotes

  1. "I voted for Bill Clinton and Al Gore," Clark said. "I was either going to be the loneliest Republican in America or I was going to be a happy Democrat."
    on Jan 22, 2004 By: Wesley Clark Source: Pittsburgh Channel.com

  2. Keith told US talk show host Ellen DeGeneres: "Particularly when you don't have someone in your life, in my experience, Sunday was the loneliest day. Everyone goes with their families and if you don't have a family, you don't have anybody. It went...
    on Apr 1, 2009 By: Keith Urban Source: Bild.de

  3. "If you get too far inside you'll only see my reflection," Thom Yorke tells us. "So lock the kids up safe tonight / Shut the eyes in the cupboard/I've got the smell of a local man/Who's got the loneliest fear."
    on Oct 22, 2008 By: Thom Yorke Source: Colorado Springs Gazette

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