Definition of 'doldrums'
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Britain spent a long time in the doldrums.The Sun (2015)
And pop music has been in the doldrums in recent times.The Sun (2006) Times, Sunday Times (2016) The Sun (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2006) Times, Sunday Times (2006) The Sun (2014)
His fightback from years in the doldrums on the back of stomach cancer and personal issues is one of the great racing stories.The Sun (2011) The Sun (2010)
Last year was not a good one for wind but that does not mean that Britain is heading for the doldrums.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Like the yacht, the film enters the doldrums at times and those not of a nautical bent may find it a tad boring.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
A week after the honeymoon, the doldrums hit and the realities of mundane married life hit me like a brick.The Sun (2012)
One lesson England have learnt after their many years in the doldrums is not to fiddle while the Ashes burn.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Rather than bouncing back, the economy could stay in the doldrums for years, with mass unemployment again becoming the norm.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Britain may be in the financial doldrums, but there is one sector of the economy that is positively unstoppable: eyelashes.Times, Sunday Times (2011) The Sun (2014)
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Definition of doldrums from the Collins English Dictionary