Part of Speech noun
Origin + Etymology
mid 18th century; French French, from Latin in odio(n- ), from mihi in odio est ‘it is hateful to me’
Synonyms
  • apathy
  • languor
  • tedium
  • weariness
Antonyms
  • cheer
  • happiness
  • joy
  • gladness
Definition
a feeling of utter weariness and discontent resulting from satiety or lack of interest; boredom
Example
A) Feeling ennui can cause a person to be angsty or engage in existential thoughts. B) To combat ennui, you should try doing things that make you excited about life.
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