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ennui
used in This Side of Paradise

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Definition
the feeling of being bored by something tedious
  • Kerry read "Dorian Gray" and simulated Lord Henry, following Amory about, addressing him as "Dorian" and pretending to encourage in him wicked fancies and attenuated tendencies to ennui.
    1.2 — Spires and Gargoyles (28% in)
  • This particular day on which he announced his ennui to Tom had been quite typical.
    2.2 — Experiments in Convalescence (63% in)

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