English For Perfection-Word Of The Day “ENNUI”

ennui

ɒnˈwiː/

noun: ennui

  1. a feeling of listlessness and dissatisfaction arising from a lack of occupation or excitement.
    “he succumbed to ennui and despair”
    antonyms: animation, contentment

Origin

mid 18th century: French, from Latin in odio(n- ), from mihi in odio est ‘it is hateful to me’. Compare with annoy.

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