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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Delight in another person's misfortune.

Usage examples (39)
  • The one that pops to mind is "schadenfreude" - the German word that means, pleasure in the mishap coming to a friend.
  • Here is an example of the service with the German word 'schadenfreude' (click to enlarge):
  • In this one, she writes about her favorite word, the German word "schadenfreude," and raises a question about its relation to Detroit.
  • Oh yes I am, schadenfreude is a wonderful feeling. for more
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