Thesaurus / world-weariness
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The look was not one of love—nay, rather of world-weariness and of deep anxiety.
THE WHITE LIEWILLIAM LE QUEUX
World-weariness is only a desire for a better spiritual condition.
The prevalence of this world-weariness of course needs explanation, and the cause is rather obscure.
OUTSPOKEN ESSAYSWILLIAM RALPH INGE
The weight of world-weariness and disillusionment and foreboding which depressed her, certainly could not belong to youth.
MARY WARE IN TEXASANNIE F. JOHNSTON
I am a mixture of enthusiasm and world-weariness; the scion of a decrepit race is not likely to be any better than that, you know!
THREE DRAMASBJRNSTJERNE M. BJRNSON
The thing stamped upon his face and burning in his eyes was not world-weariness, disappointment, despair.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.