#define ennui

January 29, 2003
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A feeling of weariness and dissatisfaction, boredom [Source]

Pronunciation: “an-‘wE

Function: noun

Etymology: French, from Old French _enui _annoyance, from _enuier _to annoy

Date: 1732

Scary tidbit: Amanda’s little 8 year old brother BJ used this recently.