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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Ennui  \En`nui"\,  n.  [F.,  fr  L.  in  odio  in  hatred.  See  {Annoy}.] 
  A  feeling  of  weariness  and  disgust;  dullness  and  languor  of 
  spirits,  arising  from  satiety  or  want  of  interest;  tedium. 
  --T.  Gray. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  ennui 
  n  :  the  feeling  of  being  bored  by  something  tedious  [syn:  {boredom}, 
  {tedium}] 




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