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  • n. fatigue

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Weariness.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Weariness.


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  • So long as the system of status remains intact, and so long as the leisure class has other lines of non-industrial activity to take to than obvious killing of time in aimless and wasteful fatigation, so long no considerable departure from the leisure-class scheme of reputable life is to be looked for.

    The theory of the leisure class; an economic study of institutions


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