Words, wonderful words

Words, wonderful words. And now I have found a great addition to my vocabulary – German words.
The Germans seem to have a way of using one word only to cover a sentence or near-sentence such as:

Schadenfreude – enjoyment over someone’s misfortune. How complete

Realpolitik – realistic politics-historical term for power politics and foreign policy based on expediency rather than ethics or public opinion

Zeitgeist – the spirit of the time

Verboten – forbidden but very strongly

uber – prefix used to indicate “super something” or “mother of all”

How many others are there?


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