Definition of Lovelorn

1. Adjective. Unhappy in love; suffering from unrequited love.

Exact synonyms: Bereft, Unbeloved
Similar to: Unloved



Definition of Lovelorn

1. a. Forsaken by one's love.

Definition of Lovelorn

1. Adjective. Being lorn by love. ¹

2. Adjective. Unloved, bereft of love. ¹

3. Adjective. Rent and reived of and/or by love. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Lovelorn

1. not loved [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lovelorn

lovelessly
lovelessness
lovelessnesses
lovelier
lovelies
loveliest
lovelight
lovelike
lovelily
loveliness
lovelinesses
loveling
lovelings
lovelock
lovelocks
lovelorn (current term)
lovelornness
lovelornnesses
lovely
lovely jubbly
lovemaker
lovemakers
lovemakings
lovemaps
lovemate
lovemobile
lovemobiles
lovemonger

Literary usage of Lovelorn

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1. A Parody Anthology by Carolyn Wells (1904)
"THE LAY OF THE lovelorn /"COMRADES, you may pass the rosy. With I permission of the chair, ^•^ I shall leave you for a little, for I 'd like to take the air ..."

2. Kate Greenaway by Marion Harry Spielmann, George Somes Layard (1905)
"lovelorn swain piping to his ridiculous love (p. 279) : a drawing From a Letter to Ruskin. which Phiz might have been willing to acknowledge ; or, again, ..."

3. The Court of the Tuileries from the Restoration to the Flight of Louis Philippe by Catherine Charlotte Jackson (1897)
"The lovelorn Swain's Return.— From Lille to Ghent. — King of Kings. — His Serene Highness in London. — " Le Petit Guizot." — The Lover a Councillor of State ..."

4. The Land of the Morning: An Account of Japan and Its People by William Gray Dixon (1882)
"Nara: — A lovelorn Maiden — Deer Park — Daibutsu—Ancient Pine—Dolls—The Capital in the Eighth Century AD—Spirit of Old Japan— Poem—Buddhist Prayer ..."

5. New Folklore Researches: Greek Folk Poesy by Lucy Mary Jane Garnett (1896)
"... and do not thou betray me; And I for thee my life will give, I'll give thee all my weapons !' THE lovelorn ..."

6. The Wild Turkey and Its Hunting by Edward Avery McIlhenny, Charles L. Jordan, Robert Wilson Shufeldt (1914)
"CHAPTER XIII CALLING UP THE lovelorn GOBBLER THERE is a wide difference between the old gobbler and the young gobbler, and the tactics to be employed in ..."

7. The Golden Violet: With Its Tales of Romance and Chivalry ; and Other Poems by L. E. L. (Letitia Elizabeth Landon) (1827)
"... Then was it soft and low, as it brought The depths of the maiden's lovelorn thought:— Harp of Erin ! hath song a tone Not to thy gifted numbers known ? ..."

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