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adjective longingly remembering
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Definition: 1. wistful longing for past times; 2. homesickness. Synonyms: wistfulness, homesickness, yearning, longing, sentimentality, regret. Antonyms: anticipation. Tips: The noun nostalgia ultimately comes from the Greek word nostos, "homecoming," combined with algos, "pain." It refers to sentimental and often ...


Synonyms for sentiment | Synonym.com. Synonyms and antonyms for sentiment. 1. sentiment (n.) tender, romantic, or nostalgic feeling or emotion. Synonyms: razbliuto,; sentimentality,; feeling .


Jan 16, 2009 ... Now the word suggests a mental state that is both thoughtful and longing, imbued with a melancholy nostalgia for bygone times. Feel free to leave .... Ah, but " wistful" does not fit either, in either of the last two uses in the Gillespie quotation ( just try any of its synonyms there). Friday January 16th 2009, 11:38 ...


Sep 9, 2017 ... ... were actually synonyms or duplicates. In the end, they came up with the 27- item list above. Note that this doesn't mean a given event will only evoke a single emotion. For example, hearing the song "All About that Bass" may result in a combination of different percentages of nostalgia, disgust, and horror.


Jan 17, 2015 ... {As a slight aside, taking the above photo got me quite nostalgic as I was transported back to travels around the globe with spare change in Singaporian dollars, Croatian kuna, American dimes, Moroccan dirham, Kenyan shillings, tiny Finnish markka, Swiss francs, Bulgarian stotinki, Italian lira and even ...


1.2.1 Declension; 1.2.2 Synonyms; 1.2.3 Derived terms ... wistful, longing (full of yearning or longing); nostalgic (yearning for the things past); melancholic, melancholy, sad (affected with sadness or depression) ... (wistful): kaihoisa; ( nostalgic): nostalginen, kaihoisa; (melancholy): surumielinen, alakuloinen, apea  ...


Synonyms are harder to pinpoint; none of the words are quite complete or fully accurate: poignant, nostalgic, affecting, sentimental. Yes, bittersweet moments have touches of poignancy and nostalgia and sentimentality, which is what makes them so interesting to write about—and read about. They are places and times that ...


Jun 26, 2014 ... Koenig (who "enjoys piano jazz, deep image poetry, wines of indeterminate types , canyons and nostalgia - just the sorts of stuff you'd expect from an expert wordsmith) crafts each words carefully with proper etymology - things like word roots, prefixes, suffixes and so on. Koenig stated that each original ...


Reviews a collection of essays dedicated to MIT philosopher Sylvain Bromberger by his colleagues in the Department of Linguistics and Philosophy. The prominent viewpoint emanating from these essays is one of nostalgia. (14 references) (CK)