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Word Definition Language Tags Audio
Moriturism The sudden reminder that you will one day no longer occupy this earth English awareness philosophy life
Rubatosis The unsettling awareness of your own heartbeat English physical health awareness
Nodus tollens The realization that the plot of your life doesn't make sense to you anymore. English philosophy awareness life
Adronitis Frustration with how long it takes to get to know someone English friends connection
Anchorage The desire to make time stand still English time
Insouciant Free from worry, concern, or anxiety English positive
Manna A sudden or unexpected help, advantage, or aid to success English change positive
Abditory A place into which you can disappear; a hiding place English physical thinking
Monachopsis The subtle but persistent feeling of being out of place English awareness society
Selcouth Rare, strange, marvellous, wondrous. English attribute
Strikhedonia The joy of being able to say "to hell with it" English positive
Psithurism The sound of wind through trees English nature beauty
Eesome Pleasing to the eye English beauty
Vellichor The strange wistfulness of used bookshops English feeling
Redamancy The act of loving the one who loves you; a returned love in full English love emotion
Liberosis The desire to care less about things. English thinking awareness
Metanoia The journey of changing ones mind, heart, self, or way of life English growth change
Occhiolism The awareness of the smallness of your perspective English awareness life society
Anecdoche A conversation in which everyone is talking, but nobody is listening. English friends life
Aeipathy A continued passion; an unyielding disease English persistence
Abquatulate To leave without saying goodbye English action
Ellipsism A sadness that you'll never be able to know how history will turn out English adverse thinking time
Numinous Describing an experience that makes you fearful yet fascinated, awed yet attracted - the powerful, personal feeling of being overwhelmed an inspired English beauty emotion
Petrichor The smell of earth after rain English nature beauty
Kairosclerosis A moment in which you realize that you're happy but simultaneously destroy that happiness by overthinking it English happiness refelction change

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