• Katarina Ristic

Word of the week: Gemütlichkeit

Updated: Apr 13, 2020

(die) Gemütlichkeit

noun: cosiness/comfort

This term beautifully encompasses the homely, warm, cosy feeling you get when you are in good company (e.g. with family), having fun inside, safe from the cold outdoors.

Adjective: gemütlichDie Weihnachtsfeiern immer strahlt Gemütlichkeit aus. = Christmas celebrations always radiate an atmosphere of comfort, peace and acceptance.Dem Zimmer fehlt es an Gemütlichkeit. = The room lacks a sense of warmth, cosiness and conviviality.

Recent Posts

See All

Word of the week: leiwand

Word leiwand adjective: brilliant/top-notch Explanation This East Austrian colloquialism, most commonly used in Vienna, is used to describe something that is very good, fantastic, acceptable, or to

Subscribe to our weekly news bulletin

  • White Facebook Icon
  • LinkedIn
  • Instagram

© 2020 by Moment.de