1 Nevaire again must I be deegneefied and full of ennui.
2 It was not a condition of life which fitted her, and she could see in it but an appalling and hopeless ennui.
3 But as she sat there amid her guests, she felt the old ennui overtaking her; the hopelessness which so often assailed her, which came upon her like an obsession, like something extraneous, independent of volition.
4 He had absolutely nothing to do, almost died of ennui, and became a confirmed misanthrope.
5 The only horrible thing in the world is ennui, Dorian.
6 Agathokleya Kuzminishna soon followed him; she could not accustom herself to a dull life in the capital; she was consumed by the ennui of existence away from the regiment.
7 But if not, you're devoured by ennui.
8 It is because symmetry is ennui, and ennui is at the very foundation of grief.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor HugoContext Highlight In BOOK 4: CHAPTER I—MASTER GORBEAU
9 Labor is the law; he who rejects it will find ennui his torment.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor HugoContext Highlight In BOOK 4: CHAPTER II—MOTHER PLUTARQUE FINDS NO DIFFICULTY IN EXPLAI...
10 As we have said, he perfectly understood the old man's vocabulary, and if he did not use it more often, it was only indifference and ennui which prevented him from so doing.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre DumasContext Highlight In Chapter 58. M. Noirtier de Villefort.