Creative Words

These are a collection of words that i've found to be interesting. I'll probably be adding more as time goes on but for now, here is my list. ^_^

1. Ataraxia:

the state of blissful and serene calmness

2. Balter:

to dance artlessly, without particular grace or skill but usually with enjoyment

3. Catharsis:

the purging or release of emotions, tensions

4. Consenescere:

to grow old and grey together

5. Desiderium:

an ardent longing, as for something lost

6. Ebullience:

bubbling enthusiasm

7. Elysian:

beautiful or creative; divinely inspired

8. Eunoia:

a pure and well balanced mind, a good spirit, beautiful thinking

9. Fallacy:

a mistaken belief, unsound reasoning, misleading

10. Fastidious:

attention to detail, very concerned about cleanliness

11. Gaiety:

light hearted and cheerful mood or behavior

12. Heliophilia:

desire to stay in the sun; love of sunlight

13. Incipient:

beginning, in an early stage

14. Inure:

to become jaded

15. Jaunty:

to express or have a lively, cheerful, and self-confident manner

16. Kalon:

beauty that is more than skin deep

17. Kalopsia:

the delusion of things being more beautiful than they really are

18. Kensho:

the zen experience or enlightenment, when one’s own nature is seen for what it truly is

19. Lacuna:

a blank space, a missing part

20. Latibule:

a hiding place, a place of safety and comfort

21. Meliorism:

the belief that the world gets better; the belief that humans can improve the world

22. Moonglade:

the track of moonlight on water

23. Nefelibata:

“cloud walker”; one who lives in the clouds of their own imagination or dreams

24. Niran:

everlasting or eternal

25. Noctivagant:

to wander at night

26. Opulent:

lush, luxuriant

27. Paroxysm:

sudden outburst of emotion

28. Peiskos:

the feeling you get when you sit in front of a fireplace and enjoy warmth

29. Philocaly:

the love of beauty

30. Psithurism:

the sound of wind in the trees and rustling of leaves

31. Pulchritudinous:

breathtaking, heartbreaking beauty

32. Querencia:

a place from which ones strength is drawn, where one feels at home; the place where you are your most authentic self

33. Quintessential:

Most essential

34. Rudeneja:

the way the nature and/ or the weather begins to feel like autumn

35. Selcouth:

unfamiliar, rare, strange, and yet marvelous

36. Skinny Love:

when two people love each other, but are too shy to admit it

37. Tacenda:

things better left unsaid; matters to be passed over in silence

38. Ubiquitous:

present, appearing, or found everywhere

39. Verklempt:

completely overcome with emotion

40. Vestigial:

in trace amounts

41. Whelve:

to bury something deep; to hide

41. Whetted:

to excite or stimulate (someone's desire, interest, or appetite)

42. Xyster:

a surgical instrument for scraping bones

43. Yearn:

to feel a great longing

44. Zeal:

great energy or enthusiasm