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23 Words For Feelings We Don't Have In English

23 Words For Feelings We Don't Have In English

Expand your vocabulary with this list of beautiful non-English words that were put together by BuzzFeed. Containing foreign words from...

An untranslatable Russian Word.  No single word in English renders all the shades of toska. At its deepest and most painful it is a sensation of great spiritual anguish often without any specific cause.

An untranslatable Russian Word. No single word in English renders all the shades of toska. At its deepest and most painful it is a sensation of great spiritual anguish often without any specific cause.

toska | Russian // Vladmir Nabokov: “No single word in English renders all the shades of toska. At its deepest and most painful, it is a sensation of great spiritual anguish, often without any specific cause. At less morbid levels it is a dull ache of the soul, a longing with nothing to long for, a sick pining, a vague restlessness, yearning. In particular cases it may be the desire for somebody of something specific, nostalgia, love-sickness. At the lowest level it grades into ennui…

toska | Russian // Vladmir Nabokov: “No single word in English renders all the shades of toska. At its deepest and most painful, it is a sensation of great spiritual anguish, often without any specific cause. At less morbid levels it is a dull ache of the soul, a longing with nothing to long for, a sick pining, a vague restlessness, yearning. In particular cases it may be the desire for somebody of something specific, nostalgia, love-sickness. At the lowest level it grades into ennui…

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