lost soul

noun

: a lonely and unhappy person

Examples of lost soul in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Mainers have prayed for the family at vigils, dropped off flowers and expressed their sadness for a troubled man and lost soul in desperate need of help. Alexandra E. Petri, Los Angeles Times, 31 Oct. 2023

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“Lost soul.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lost%20soul. Accessed 20 Jun. 2024.

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