taedium vitae


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taedium vitae

(tē′dē-ŭm vē″tī) [L.]
Weariness of life, with suicidal inclination.
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the classical conceptions of taedium vitae underwent certain crucial developments.
14] In this work the older classical descriptions of taedium vitae, melancholy and black gall are clearly reworked to fit into a specifically Christian framework.
Y entonces es el vacio, el taedium vitae que un analisis despistado de nuestra sociedad descubriria sobre todo en los excesos de hoy, en los integrismos de toda laya, en fin, en el "mejor morir pronto" que recorre al mundo.