Eunoia

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Word Definition Language Tags Audio
Wejbet Unwanted/inconvenient social and family obligations that are somewhat necessary to maintain good relations Arabic family interaction cultural
Goesting Looking forward to, can't wait, have an appetite for Dutch positive feeling
Eunoia A well-mind; beautiful thinking Greek beauty
Nameer (نمير) Clear water. Arabic nature attribute
Trasnochar To stay up all night Spanish life time event
Kuebiko A state of exhaustion inspired by acts of senseless violence Japanese adverse feeling
Vipāka (विपाक) Ripening; the result, ripening or maturation of karma. Sanskrit growth
Ômä (өмә) Collective helping Bashkir society positive
Yugen A profound, mysterious sense of the beauty of the universe…and the sad beauty of human suffering. Japanese beauty awareness philosophy
Gezelligheid Coziness, fun, the general togetherness that gives people a warm feeling. Dutch friends society positive
Gattara A woman catlover who feeds alley cats or spends time with domestic cats Italian life society
L'esprit de l'escalier Thinking of the perfect reply after the conversation is over. French friends interaction
Vagary An unpredictable instance, a wandering journey, a whimsical, wild, or unusual idea, desire, or action English change
Mahj Looking beautiful after having a disease Tamil beauty change
Aesthete Someone with deep sensitivity to the beauty of art or nature English art beauty
Qì (氣) Lit. air, breath; ‘life force/energy’. Chinese health awareness
Lieko A tree trunk that has fallen to the bottom of a lake Finnish nature
Ubuntu A quality that includes the essential human virtues; compassion and humanity. Zulu beauty character awareness
Arlésienne Used to describe people who are at the centre of a conversation/situation/problem but can’t be found anywhere French society interaction
Pisan Zapra The time needed to eat a banana Malay time measurement food
Yaqin (يقين) Certitude and freedom from doubt. Arabic feeling awareness
Obhimaan (অভিমান ) Anger, or something close to it, at being upset with a loved one. Abhiman is not anger or sorrow. It is a temporary expression of a feeling about a loved one that he or she is supposed to address. Bengali adverse feeling
Hikikomori Reclusive adolescents or adults who withdraw from social life, often seeking extreme degrees of isolation and confinement Japanese society
Rizq Life's provision of account. Often used in daily speech when someone wasn’t able to achieve something, it wasn’t in their Rizq. Urdu philosophy connection
Erinmek Not doing something you have to do just because you don’t want to; being a prick Nogay adverse



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