In a Word: Hygge

Pronounced HOO-guh or HUE-guh, this Danish word, which can be used as a noun or a modifier, refers to “a quality of coziness and comfortable conviviality that engenders a feeling of contentment or well-being.” 

hygge

Hygge makes a house feel like a home.

Image belongs to Steve Parker and was retrieved from Flickr via Creative Commons.

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