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nostalgic

[no-stal-jik nuh‐] /nɒˈstæl dʒɪk nə‐/
adjective
1.
experiencing or exhibiting nostalgia, a sentimental or wistful yearning for the happiness felt in a former place, time, or situation.
Origin of nostalgic
Related forms
nostalgically, adverb
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nostalgic

/nɒˈstældʒɪk/
adjective
1.
of or characterized by nostalgia
noun
2.
a person who indulges in nostalgia
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Word Origin and History for nostalgic
adj.

1806, from nostalgia + -ic. Related: Nostalgically.

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