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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.

23 Words For Feelings We Don't Have In English

23 Words For Feelings We Don't Have In English

Gigil = the irresistible urge to squeeze someone because you love them.

.Our memories are like stones that become polished and more beautiful from frequent handling. <3 - Ginn

.Our memories are like stones that become polished and more beautiful from frequent handling. <3 - Ginn

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…

Russian. Translation: No need to worry, your whole life is ahead of you.

Russian. Translation: No need to worry, your whole life is ahead of you.

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