In The Doldrums




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In The Doldrums : Phrases



Meaning:

To be depressed or unmotivated.


Example:

I'd like to provide a good example, but I'm feeling
in the doldrums.


Origin:

Doldrums is the name of a place in the ocean that is located near the equator and is characterized by unstable trade winds. A sailing ship caught in the Doldrums can be stranded due to lack of wind.







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