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Word Definition Language Tags Audio
Saudade melancholic longing, nostalgia, dreaming wistfulness. Portuguese life
Trasnochar To stay up all night Spanish life time event
Morriña Nostalgia that you feel when you are far from home Galician feeling awareness life
Wei-wu-wei "Action without action" or effortless doing; conscious non-action; the deliberate and principled decision to do nothing for a reason. Chinese action life
Nodus tollens The realization that the plot of your life doesn't make sense to you anymore. English philosophy awareness life
Ramé Something that is both chaotic and joyful at the same time Indonesian life attribute
On (恩) A feeling of moral indebtedness, relating to a favour or blessing given by others. Japanese life
Jafjafa (جفجفة) The sound of new clothes. Arabic attribute life
Anecdoche A conversation in which everyone is talking, but nobody is listening. English friends life
Pole Sorry; can also express empathy and understanding. Swahili thinking life
Ohrwurm A melody or song that gets stuck in your head ("ear worm") German life music
L’chaim (לְחַיִּים) Lit. ‘to life’. Hebrew life
Hygge A quality of cosiness and comfortable conviviality that engenders a feeling of contentment or well-being. Danish life feeling
Prozvonit To call a mobile phone and let it ring once so that the other person will call back, saving the first caller money. Czech life funny event
Estrenar The experience of wearing something for the first time Spanish life
Lachesism The desire to be struck by disaster - to survive a plane crash, or to lose everything in a fire English thinking life fate
Utepils The act of sitting outside on a sunny day enjoying a beer Norwegian event life positive
Jugaad (जुगाड) the ability to 'make do' or 'get by'. Hindi life
desenrascanço the ability to find improvised solutions to problems Portuguese strength attribute life
Occhiolism The awareness of the smallness of your perspective English awareness life society