ennui definition

  • noun:
    • Listlessness and dissatisfaction caused by insufficient interest; monotony: "The servants relieved their ennui with betting and gossip about their particular masters” ( John Barth).
    • A gripping listlessness or melancholia brought on by monotony; despair (Wikipedia).
    • a sense of weariness and disgust; dullness and languor of spirits, due to satiety or want of interest; tedium.
    • Listlessness and dissatisfaction resulting from insufficient interest; monotony: "The servants relieved their ennui with betting and gossip about their masters” ( John Barth).
    • A painful or wearisome frame of mind because of the choose of any item interesting, or to enforced awareness of anything destitute interesting; the health of being bored; tedium.
    • A gripping listlessness or melancholia brought on by monotony; depression (Wikipedia).
    • the impression of being bored stiff by one thing tedious
    • A feeling of weariness and disgust; dullness and languor of spirits, due to satiety or wish interesting; tedium.
    • an unpleasant or wearisome mind-set as a result of need of every object interesting, or to implemented awareness of some thing destitute of interest; the condition of becoming annoyed; tedium.
    • the feeling of being annoyed by something tedious
    • Listlessness and dissatisfaction caused by decreased interest; boredom: "The servants relieved their particular ennui with gambling and gossip about their particular masters” ( John Barth).
    • A gripping listlessness or melancholia caused by boredom; depression (Wikipedia).
    • A feeling of weariness and disgust; dullness and languor of spirits, arising from satiety or desire interesting; tedium.
    • an agonizing or wearisome frame of mind as a result of the need of every item of great interest, or even implemented focus on something destitute of interest; the healthiness of being bored stiff; tedium.
    • the sensation of being bored by one thing tedious

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