m-w word of the day:

m-w word of the day:

schadenfreude • \SHAH-dun-froy-duh\ • (noun, often capitalized)

: enjoyment obtained from the troubles of others

Example sentence:

“Bathed in summer sun (a temporary glitch, no doubt), you can’t help feeling a touch of schadenfreude when reading weather reports from Vostok, Antarctica . . . temperature today -54C.” (Robbie Hudson, [London] Sunday Times, June


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