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Exploring the Unique Japanese Word Yoyuu 余裕: An Excess of Nuance

This Japanese word can help convey the idea of feeling at ease with our achievements.

Yoyuu 余裕, abstract noun

Pronounced: “yoh-yoo”

Yoyuu 余裕 is an interesting word to explore in English, as it has no direct translation.



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Elaine C.

Psychology & Health Writer | Psychologist-in-Training | Careers Educator | Covering: Careers with Purpose, Positive Psychology + Authentic Living without the BS