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gemütlich

[guh-moot-lik, -moo t-; German guh-myt-likh] /gəˈmut lɪk, -ˈmʊt-; German gəˈmüt lɪx/
adjective
1.
comfortable and pleasant; cozy.
2.
friendly; easygoing.
Also, gemuetlich.
Origin
late Middle High German
1850-1855
1850-55; < German; late Middle High German gemüetlich, equivalent to gemüet(e) (German Gemüt) mind, mentality (collective derivative of mut, Old High German muot courage, spirit; see mood1) + -lich -ly
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British Dictionary definitions for gemuetlich

gemütlich

/ɡəˈmyːtlɪç/
adjective
1.
having a feeling or atmosphere of warmth and friendliness; cosy
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