Meaning of world-weariness in English:


Pronunciation /ˈwəːldˌwɪərɪnəs/

Translate world-weariness into Spanish


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‘He has a childlike wonderment rarely glimpsed among industry-dominated modern music, but he plays this off against a frail world-weariness.’
  • ‘And yesterday morning, it was in a state of shock, confusion and world-weariness that the firefighters returned to the picket lines.’
  • ‘Circumspection and world-weariness can come later.’
  • ‘He has easily identifiable human emotions, like confusion, world-weariness and lust.’
  • ‘They have a conservative streak - a world-weariness and suspicion of others.’