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Word Definition Language Tags Audio
Shibui Old school cool Japanese attribute
Ǩuẓlanyu To marry a divorced woman Bashkir family attribute
Autophile A person that loves solitude, being alone English character attribute
Luftmensch Literal: "air person". Refers to someone who is a bit of a dreamer Yiddish attribute
Enxebre Something pure and very authentic Galician positive attribute
Kæk Spirited, bold, cheeky, cocky. Danish attribute
Pomicione A man who seizes any chance of being in close contact with a woman Italian attribute
Nameer (نمير) Clear water. Arabic nature attribute
Ramé Something that is both chaotic and joyful at the same time Indonesian life attribute
Mensch A person of integrity and honour Yiddish character attribute
Raspafiestas An adjective to describe a person who doesn't go until the party is over. Spanish habits attribute friends
desenrascanço the ability to find improvised solutions to problems Portuguese strength attribute life
Frostbeule Someone that is very sensitive to cold. That friend that always feels cold. ("frost bite") German attribute friends
Weiche Literal: "soft egg"; someone who is weak or cowardly German adverse attribute
Altschmerz Weariness with the same old issues that you've always had - the same boring flaws and anxieties that you've been gnawing for years. German adverse growth attribute
Warmduscher Literal: 'A person that takes warm showers'; to describe those who have trouble stepping out of their comfort zone German funny attribute growth
Adroit Lit. according to right; skilled, resourceful; dexterous. French attribute
Ninot A ninot is a figure with human representation. In a conversation, it means a person without personality. Valencian attribute
Schlimazel A chronically unlucky person Yiddish attribute adverse
Bimyou Not bad, or "meh" Japanese attribute
Recherché Rare, exotic, unusual; not understood or appreciated by many people. French beauty attribute
Jein Yes and no German attribute measurement
Lepos Charm, grace, wit, elegance, allure. Latin positive attribute
Selcouth Rare, strange, marvellous, wondrous. English attribute
Mana The prestige, power, dominance of something or someone Māori attribute

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