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ennui

noun [U] uk   /ˌɒnˈwiː/ us    /ˌɑːn-/ literary
a feeling of being bored and mentally tired caused by having nothing interesting or exciting to do: The whole country seems to be affected by the ennui of winter.
Translations of “ennui”
in Spanish fastidio…
in Chinese (Traditional) (由於無所事事而感到的)無聊,厭倦,倦怠…
in Chinese (Simplified) (由于无所事事而感到的)无聊,厌倦,倦怠…
(Definition of ennui from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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