lonesome - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate lonesome

lonesome is hyphenated as lone-some

How to pronounce lonesome

lonesome is pronounced ´lōʊns əm

Number of syllables in lonesome

The number of syllables in lonesome is 2

What part of speech in lonesome?

lonesome can be a noun or an adjective

How common in the word lonesome?

lonesome is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does lonesome convey?

Has a sentiment score of -2 on a scale of -5 to +5

Words with similar spelling to lonesome

longsome, lovesome

List of anagrams of lonesome


Common Noun Collocations of lonesome

age, bite, feel, girl, heart, kind, land, life, look, man, night, part, path, place, post, road, scene, snow, sort, sound, spot, thing, time, tonight, tower, tree, valley, walk, way, world

Common Verb Collocations of lonesome

be, become, confine, derive, embarrass, end, feel, get, go, hang, have, imagine, keep, leaf, leave, live, lounge, mut, partake, remain, see, sit, strike, summon, think, tread, walk, want, will, 're

Common Adverb Collocations of lonesome

again, all, always, anyway, as, away, awfully, ever, here, how, just, little, long, lovely, much, never, not, now, presently, pretty, quite, rather, so, still, then, there, too, usually, very, horribly

Common Conjunction Collocations of lonesome

and, but, or