Word of the day: 2/18/15 — Ennui

Word: Ennui You pronounce it: [ahn-wee, ahn-wee; French ahn-nwee] IPA: /ɑnˈwi, ˈɑn wi; French ɑ̃ˈnwi/ Definition:  noun 1. a feeling of utter weariness and discontent resulting from satiety or lack of interest; boredom: "The endless lecture produced an unbearable ennui." Origin: 1660-70; < French: boredom; Old French enui displeasure I read it on Cloud Atlas by David Mitchell. So the … Continue reading Word of the day: 2/18/15 — Ennui