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- plural of
2006, Michael Carroll, Awake at Work: 35 Practical Buddhist Principles for Discovering Clarity and Balance in the Midst of Work's Chaos, page 184:
- 29: Acknowledge small boredoms
- All of us experience small boredoms at work—routine, seemingly dull events that we often take for granted: […] .
2007, Rivca Gordon, Existential Thinking: Blessings and Pitfalls, page 76:
- This profound boredom, he states, is the basis of the two other boredoms.
2009, Lee Anna Maynard, Beautiful Boredom: Idleness and Feminine Self-Realization in the Victorian Novel, page 13:
- In the pattern now familiar from Jane Eyre, Isabel Archer's boredoms spur her to leave America under her eccentric aunt Lydia's wing […] .