slbe a stranger in a new place; have neither friends nor relations―be away from all one's kin; find no kin to turn to
Those who do not have relatives to return to are left to wander the streets and sleep rough.
After using up all his money, he was in face of helplessness and the urge of his landlord for the rent without any relative living in the city every day.
I were to die before the girl became a woman, she would be left entirely friendless.
- Note"举目无亲" is used to describe the experience and feelings of being single in a foreign country.