Word of the week: Gemütlichkeit
Updated: Apr 13, 2020
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.