5 letter words ending in NUI

The following list contains 1 five letter word in English

5 letter words ending in NUI in English

5 letter words ending in NNUI

Common 5 letter words ending in NUI with meaning

Heres the output in HTML text formatting: Ennui

Parts of Speech: Noun

Definition: A feeling of listlessness and dissatisfaction arising from a lack of occupation or excitement.

Pronunciation (US): /ɑnˈwi/

Pronunciation (UK): /ɒnˈwiː/

Origin and Usage: The word "ennui" originated from the French word "ennui" which means "boredom" or "tedium". It was first used in English in the 18th century and has since become a common word in the English language.

Synonyms: Boredom, tedium, listlessness, weariness, lethargy, apathy, melancholy

Related Words: Tedium, malaise, doldrums, lassitude, torpor

Example Sentences:

  • She felt a sense of ennui after finishing her project.
  • He was overcome with ennui and found it difficult to focus on anything.
  • The long, boring lecture filled her with ennui.