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lone

Pronunciation: /ləʊn/

Translation of lone in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • [existence] solitario; [explorer/sailor] en solitario
    Example sentences
    • Frustrated and annoyed, she sat alone upon a lone tree trunk, the soft grass glistening from the dew.
    • I was just a lone, solitary creature of the night, and I had a mission.
    • Other people use them as companion animals for a lone horse.
    Example sentences
    • Worryingly, El Reg is still a lone voice in supporting these guys and has received few words of support for the duo.
    • Morales may not be as lone and isolated a voice as he appears.
    • Surely Justice Carney isn't a lone voice on this issue.

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