Eunoia

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Word Definition Language Tags Audio
Yaqin (يقين) Certitude and freedom from doubt. Arabic feeling awareness
Kuebiko A state of exhaustion inspired by acts of senseless violence Japanese adverse feeling
Oneirataxia The inability to distinguish between fantasy and reality English awareness feeling
Bixomets Shame on behalf of others Catalan feeling adverse
Innerer Schweinehund Literal: 'Inner pig dog'; the lazy voice in your head. It symbolizes the part of you that doesn’t want to go jogging, that prefers staying at home with chocolate and pizza and is just generally lazy. German feeling life health
Empalagada How you feel after having something too sweet Spanish food feeling
Te quiero Similar to "I love you" in a lower level, something that you say to someone and maybe someday it will be "love". For example, It's used with close co workers or in the classroom. Spanish feeling
Ennui A feeling of being bored and mentally tired caused by having nothing interesting or exciting to do English adverse feeling
Voorpret That feeling of excitement you get even before an event actually takes place. Literally translates to “pre-fun.” Dutch happiness feeling exciting
Mamihlapinatapai A look shared by two people, each wishing that the other would initiate something that they both desire but which neither wants to begin Yaghan love feeling
Forelsket The euphoria you feel when you're first falling in love. Norwegian love feeling change
Arbejdsglæde Literally "work happiness"; the feeling of happiness provoked by a satisfying job Danish work happiness feeling
La douleur exquise The pain that comes from wanting someone you can’t have French feeling awareness love
Abbiocco The feeling of falling asleep after lunch or dinner Italian food feeling
Eunoirophrenia The peace of mind that comes with having pleasant dreams. Greek feeling positive
Duende The mysterious power of art to deeply move a person Spanish art feeling emotion
Dépaysement The feeling of being in an environment that you are not used to French feeling awareness change
Schadenfreude Pleasure derived by someone from another person's misfortune. German feeling adverse
Morriña Nostalgia that you feel when you are far from home Galician feeling awareness life
Vergüenza ajena Shame or embarrassment felt as a result of the actions of others Spanish adverse feeling
Kilig It is the sudden feeling of an inexplicable joy one gets when something romantic or idealistic occurs; butterflies. Tagalog feeling love connection
Nakakapag pabagabag Something that brings about excessive anxiety or restlessness for a period of time; something that is making you nervous Tagalog stress feeling awareness
Iktsuarpok The feeling of anticipation that leads you to keep looking outside to see if anyone is coming. Inuktitut awareness persistence feeling
Gezellig A warm feeling of cozyness, but also have good times with friends af a party. Dutch feeling positive
Sankocha The feeling of embarrassment due to receiving an inordinate or extravagent gift/favor, making you feel as though you need to return a favor that you can't Kannada feeling




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