noun leu·co·choly \ˈlükəˌkälē\

Definition of leucocholy



  1. :  a state of feeling that accompanies preoccupation with trivial and insipid diversions leucocholy … though it seldom laughs or dances, nor ever amounts to what one calls joy or pleasure, yet is a good easy sort of a state — Thomas Gray

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Origin and Etymology of leucocholy

leuc- + -choly (as in melancholy)

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a trip made at another's expense

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