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A paracosm is a specific term for an imaginary world created by a child. But what if the child grows up and writes it down?
Wow this is my life.
and i always thought i was just crazy...
pronunciation | \per-o-‘koz-m\note | I’m not saying that only children create imaginary worlds. a paracosm is a specific term for an imaginary world created by a child....love this-teaching this word to my kids
meliorism (n.) the belief tht the world gets better; the belief that humans can improve the world
Welt·an·schau·ung - German ˈveltˌänˌSHouəNG/ (n.) Weltanschauung; plural noun: Weltanschauungen: a particular philosophy or view of life; the worldview of an individual or group.
pleonasm (n.) the use of more words tha is necessary for clear expression; redundancy
nostalgia: a sentimental yearning for the happiness of a former place or time
(adj.) of grey skies and winter days; filled with heavy clouds or fog; relating to winter or cold, sunless weather
pronunciation | “dor-mE-‘vel-yasubmitted by | claireharper submit words | here
Smultronställe - (Swedish) - Pronunciation: smUl-tron-'stel-e. Literally a "place of wild strawberries"; a special place discovered, treasured, returned to for solace and relaxation; a personal idyll, free from stress or sadness.
pronunciation | \mer-ma\ #murr-ma, verb, wagiman, australia, water, feet, ocean, sea, beach, sand, words, other-wordly, otherwordly, definitions, M, murrma,
pronunciation | shtUrm-frI (SHTOORM-fry)with thanks to | buetterfliege and falbet for pronunciation help submitted by | kaltspiegel submit words | here
sobremesa, the time spent around the table after lunch or dinner, talking to the people you shared the mean with time to digest and savor both food and friendship, words, quotes, the best moments
pronunciation | FEIRN-weyh, with fei as in feint. I never knew this word existed, and now it is my new favorite word because it is perfection itself.