Word of the Week: Doldrums

As in:

“The dictionary tells us that the yawn is an involuntary response to fatigue and boredom. If this is true, then nature spares no expense to shake our doldrums and make sure there is never a dull moment” (Vienne, 1998, p.44). 

Vienne, V. (1998). The Art of doing nothing: Simple ways to make time for yourself.  New York, NY: Clarkson Potter Publishers.

For definitions of doldrums, consult the Oxford English Dictionary

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