lone: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (lōn), [key]
— adj.
  1. being alone; without company or accompaniment; solitary; unaccompanied: a lone traveler.
  2. standing by itself or apart; isolated:in the valley. a lone house
  3. sole; single; only: That company constitutes our lone competitor in the field.
  4. unfrequented.
  5. without companionship; lonesome; lonely.
  6. unmarried or widowed.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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