gezellig

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

gezel +‎ -ig, literally “companionable”, cognate with German gesellig.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

gezellig (comparative gezelliger, superlative gezelligst)

  1. Having company with a pleasant, friendly ambience, gemütlich
  2. Cozy atmosphere
  3. An upbeat feeling about the surroundings

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • gezelligheid

See alsoEdit

Last modified on 28 March 2014, at 02:00