Eunoia

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Word Definition Language Tags Audio
Cavoli riscaldati Literally "reheated cabbage"; When you attempt to start up a failed relationship or love affair Italian love event persistence
Dor The heartbreak and sense of longing you feel because you’re separated from your love Romanian love adverse
Fanaa (فناء) Used in a romantic, and spiritual sense. It could also mean breaking free, escaping ego, dying while your material body hasn’t Urdu fate love
Yuanfen A relationship by fate or destiny. This is a complex concept. It draws on principles of predetermination in Chinese culture, which dictate relationships, encounters and affinities, mostly among lovers and friends. Chinese love society
Koi No Yokan The feeling upon meeting someone that falling in love with them is inevitable. Japanese love
Razbliuto The feeling for someone you used to love but no longer do Russian love change awareness
Drachenfutter A gift to your significant other as a form of apology German love feeling
Fensterln To visit a girl who you fancy either by coming to her window or climbing through it to see her German love action persistence
Sphallolalia Flirtatious talk that leads nowhere. English love life
Livsnjutare Someone who loves life deeply Swedish love life beauty
Mitonner Cooking with passion French food love beauty
(يقبرني) Ya'aburnee A way to declare your hope that your loved one will outlive you because of how unbearable it would be to live without them. Arabic love time strength
Noroke To brag about or sing the praises of the person you love Japanese love emotion
Mandilón A male who is super dedicated to his girlfriend, as compared to his friends Spanish love character
Naz The pride that comes from knowing that you are loved no matter what you do Urdu love strength positive
Odnoliub Someone who has only one love in his or her life; someone who is capable of loving only one at a time Russian love fate
La douleur exquise The pain that comes from wanting someone you can’t have French feeling awareness love
Cwtch Wrapping of your arms around someone to make them feel safe in the world Welsh love connection
Queesting Inviting a lover into your bed for some pillow talk Dutch love action event
Redamancy The act of loving the one who loves you; a returned love in full English love emotion
Mangomoment "What can I do now for you, to make you happy?" Dutch love friends connection
Forelsket The euphoria you feel when you're first falling in love. Norwegian love feeling change
Cafuné Tenderly running your fingers through your lover's hair Portuguese love
Viraag The emotional pain felt from being away from the person you love Hindi emotion love connection
Ghalidan Rolling from side to side as lovers do Tamil love action connection




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