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Word Definition Language Tags Audio
Recherché Rare, exotic, unusual; not understood or appreciated by many people. French beauty attribute
Wabi-sabi Finding beauty within the imperfections of life and peacefully accepting the natural cycle of growth and decay. Japanese beauty awareness
mångata The roadlike reflection of moonlight on water Swedish nature beauty
Seijaku (静寂) Quiet (sei) tranquillity (jaku); silence, calm, serenity (especially in the midst of activity or chaos). Japanese awareness beauty
Livsnjutare Someone who loves life deeply Swedish love life beauty
Eunoia (εὔνοια) A well-mind; beautiful thinking Greek beauty thinking
Chandamama (చందమామ) Literally "uncle moon"; referring to the moon when admiring it Telugu nature beauty
Abendrot The colour of the sky when the sun is setting German nature beauty
Mono no aware The bittersweetness of a brief and grading moment of transcendent beauty. Japanese beauty
Xiao xiao The whistling and pattering of rain or wind Chinese nature beauty sound
Punya “Merit,” “virtue”, “sacred", "good karma", among other things Sanskrit beauty
Offing The deep, distant stretch of the ocean that is still visible from the land; the foreseeable future English nature beauty
Uitwaaien To take a refreshing break outdoors in windy weather Dutch nature life beauty
Kintsukuroi To repair with gold. Understanding that a piece is more beautiful for having broken. Japanese beauty change
Mitonner Cooking with passion French food love beauty
Eesome Pleasing to the eye English beauty
Gökotta To rise at dawn in order to go out and listen to the birds sing Swedish nature beauty
Numinous Describing an experience that makes you fearful yet fascinated, awed yet attracted - the powerful, personal feeling of being overwhelmed an inspired English beauty emotion
tuḷir (துளிர்) Technically "a baby leaf", but it specifcally means a freshness tenderness, delicateness Tamil attribute beauty
Aesthete Someone with deep sensitivity to the beauty of art or nature English art beauty
Chaval al hazman (חבל אל הזמן) Literally "shame on time"; referring to an amazing experience that you don't want to end Yiddish beauty happiness time
Volya (Воля) "Freedom" and "will", but also vast natural landscape Russian nature beauty
Thimru Used to describe sharp qualities or features Tamil attribute beauty
Serendipity The development of events by chance that result in a beneficial way Tamil event beauty life
Solkatt The glimmer that reflects the sunshine off a wristwatch Swedish physical beauty



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