English Vocabulary : Word of the Day Ennui

English Vocabulary : Word of the Day Ennui
Ennui – आलस, ऊब, थकान, कुछ की वजह से ऊब की भावना |

Synonyms:

 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.

 

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