The anxious emotional state of a person whose smart phone has died, been lost, or left behind at home/work.
I forgot my cell phone at home this morning and am feeling very phonely.
by Aradan October 02, 2012
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One who compensates for loneliness with excessive use of a cell phone through calls or texting.
He's called me 4 times tonight, I think he must be phonely.
by Karaoke Joe August 26, 2008
Producing a feeling of absence of human presence or interaction caused by prolonged periods of cellular phone inactivity.
I haven't gotten a text all day, I'm feeling really phonely.
by Oti$$ May 20, 2011