- a state or period of inactivity, stagnation, or depression.
- an equatorial region of the Atlantic Ocean with calms, sudden storms, and light unpredictable winds.
Examples of Doldrums in a sentence
- He’s been in the doldrums ever since she left him.
- The property market has been in the doldrums for months.
- The industry remains in the doldrums, according to official figures out today.