Without others: sang alone while the choir listened.
Without help: carried the suitcases alone. Exclusively; only: The burden of proof rests on the prosecution alone.
Synonyms: alone , lonely , lonesome , solitary These adjectives describe lack of companionship. Alone emphasizes being apart from others but does not necessarily imply unhappiness: "The first lesson reading teaches is how to be alone" Jonathan Franzen.
Lonely and lonesome usually connote painful awareness of being alone: "'No doubt they are dead,' she thought, and felt Solitary often stresses physical isolation that is self-imposed: I thoroughly enjoyed my solitary dinner. I wanted to be alone. He was a lonely little boy. Switch to new thesaurus.
Lacking the company of others: companionless , lone , lonely , lonesome , single , solitary , unaccompanied. Set away from all others: apart , detached , isolate , isolated , lone , removed , solitary. Without equal or rival: incomparable , matchless , nonpareil , only , peerless , singular , unequaled , unexampled , unique , unmatched , unparalleled , unrivaled. Without the presence or aid of another: single-handedly , singly , solely , solitarily , solo.
Idioms: all by one's lonesome, by oneself. To the exclusion of anyone or anything else: but , entirely , exclusively , only , solely. ADJ 1.
He lived alone; She is alone in believing that he is innocent. He alone can remember. He has been all alone since the death of his wife.
Just be careful not to let periods of solitude turn into social isolation— research has found that loneliness is linked to decreased empathy. A word that strikes more fear then Death and Hell doesnt even come close. Hidden categories: Articles containing Danish-language text All articles lacking reliable references Articles lacking reliable references from July Official website different in Wikidata and Wikipedia. He sings of his sleeping ' alone in my attic' in easy harmony with the two lovers. Relationships are often strongest when each person takes time to take care of themselves. To be mindful of the general wellbeing of the older people and provide a positive experience during the call.
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This season on Alone, participants will face the most punishing environment yet: The Arctic. Scattered around Canada's Great Slave Lake—the deepest lake in. Alone is an American reality television series on History. The first, second and fourth seasons were filmed on northern Vancouver Island, British Columbia, and .
References in classic literature? It seemed that it spoke to all of us, yet it felt simply beyond me to answer. Aloneness and loneliness are two very different things, of course. I spend much of my time alone; I always have. I have learnt that being alone, as bereft as it perhaps feels to some, is busy with meaning and disclosure.
For me, it is an essential place that intensifies the essence of oneself, in all its rampant need. It is the site of demons and sudden angels and raw truths; a quiet, haunted place and a place of unforeseen understandings. A place of unmasking and unveiling.