English Vocabulary : Word of the Day Ennui
Ennui – आलस, ऊब, थकान, कुछ की वजह से ऊब की भावना |
boredom,depression,despondency, disquiet,dissatisfaction,enervation, languor,lassitude,lethargy, listlessness, malaise, melancholy, restlessness, sluggishness,tedium, unease, uneasiness, unhappiness.
Ennui in a sentence:
- His plan was to become a novelist, but, with creativity and inspiration giving way to boredom and ennui.
- There’s a feeling of low-level ennui here; a feeling that blurs sensation, save for the bright spots and moments that break through the bubble.
Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning:
- ennui = ‘ae’ + ‘nahi’ ho paayega bhaiya because i am bored.