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Word Definition Language Tags Audio
Beschaulich Quiet, pensive; living a simple life; pleasantly contemplative, unhurried in a fashion that inspires mental well-being. German positive
Anima Soul; spirit; breath; mind Latin positive awareness
Gezellig A warm feeling of cozyness, but also have good times with friends af a party. Dutch feeling positive
Lekker Literal translation "tasty", but can be used to describe anything that has one's hearty approval Afrikaans positive attribute
Goesting Looking forward to, can't wait, have an appetite for Dutch positive feeling
Rè nào (熱鬧) Not only fun and lively, but also has a special vibe that makes everyone want to be there. Chinese positive music
Lepos Charm, grace, wit, elegance, allure. Latin positive attribute
Njuta to deeply enjoy, to profoundly appreciate. Swedish 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
Noniná Triple negation. Means yes, with emphasis. Spanish attribute measurement positive
Shalom (שָׁלוֹם) peace, harmony, wholeness, prosperity, welfare and tranquillity; used also as a greeting/parting salutation. Hebrew positive
Gezelligheid Coziness, fun, the general togetherness that gives people a warm feeling. Dutch friends society positive
Glückspilz A lucky person ("lucky mushroom") German positive
Salām (سلام) Peace, harmony, wholeness, prosperity, welfare and tranquillity; used also as a greeting/parting salutation. Arabic positive
Enxebre Something pure and very authentic Galician positive attribute
Halyava (Халява) Getting something without working for it Russian luck positive work
Insouciant Free from worry, concern, or anxiety English positive
Yoroshiku onegai shimasu Favorably, please. Japanese positive
Qì zhì (氣质) Quality of character, disposition, style, charm, attractiveness, magnetism. Chinese attribute positive
Rén (仁) Humanity, benevolence; the positive feeling enjoyed by a virtuous person through altruistic behaviour. Chinese positive
Ômä (өмә) Collective helping Bashkir society positive
Bilita Mpash Opposite of a nightmare Bantu positive event
Bon vivant Someone who enjoys and appreciates the good life. French positive happiness
Tîeow (เที่ยว) To wander or roam around in a carefree way. Thai travel positive change

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