(all) by one's lonesome
Definition of (all) by one's lonesome
: without anyone else : entirely alone He sat by his lonesome at the dinner table. She made the cake all by her lonesome.
Word by Word Definitions
: the whole amount, quantity, or extent of
: as much as possible
: every member or individual component of
: wholly, quite
: only, exclusively
: the whole number, quantity, or amount : totality
: used in such phrases as for all I know, for all I care, and for all the good it does to indicate a lack of knowledge, interest, or effectiveness
: everybody, everything
: the whole of one's possessions, resources, or energy
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