Words That Don't Translate

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Word Definition Language Tags Audio
Bilita Mpash Opposite of a nightmare Bantu positive event
Mysig To describe anything with an unexpectedly relaxing vibe Swedish positive
Tîeow (เที่ยว) To wander or roam around in a carefree way. Thai travel positive change
Mahalo Thankfulness, appreciation, and gratitude as a way of living Hawaiian positive
Rén (仁) Humanity, benevolence; the positive feeling enjoyed by a virtuous person through altruistic behaviour. Chinese positive
Ethanaavadhu "Can't put it any better" Tamil positive
Levensgenieter Someone who loves life deeply; is devoted Dutch life happiness positive
Naz The pride that comes from knowing that you are loved no matter what you do Urdu love strength positive
Lepos Charm, grace, wit, elegance, allure. Latin positive attribute
Gigil The urge to pinch or squeeze something that is unbearably cute Tagalog physical positive funny
Seny Common sense, is a form of ancestral Catalan wisdom or sensibleness. It involves well-pondered perception of situations, level-headedness, awareness, integrity, and right action Catalan positive character
Carpe Diem Make the most of the present moment or opportunity. Lit. sieze the day. Latin positive
Lekker Literal translation "tasty", but can be used to describe anything that has one's hearty approval Afrikaans positive attribute
Enxebre Something pure and very authentic Galician positive attribute
Qì zhì (氣质) Quality of character, disposition, style, charm, attractiveness, magnetism. Chinese attribute positive
Mechaye Joy, pleasure; something that gives great joy/pleasure. Yiddish positive
Yoroshiku onegai shimasu Favorably, please. Japanese positive
Glückspilz A lucky person ("lucky mushroom") German positive
Gezellig A warm feeling of cozyness, but also have good times with friends af a party. Dutch feeling positive
Anima Soul; spirit; breath; mind Latin positive awareness
Ḥôjônsô (һөйөнсө) Good news for which a reward is given Bashkir positive event
Beschaulich Quiet, pensive; living a simple life; pleasantly contemplative, unhurried in a fashion that inspires mental well-being. German positive
Eunoirophrenia The peace of mind that comes with having pleasant dreams. Greek feeling positive
Acoy Something that is either very positive or negative Indonesian positive measurement
Manna A sudden or unexpected help, advantage, or aid to success English change positive

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