Definition of gemütlich in English:

gemütlich

adjective

  • Pleasant and cheerful:

    ‘I had the feeling that my entrance had spoiled the gemütlich atmosphere’
    • ‘There is a gemütlich quality to this moral vision, a hint of pipe-and-slippers.’
    • ‘Despite the ‘noise,’ I found this a perfect place for our meeting, pleasant, gemütlich and inspiring.’
    • ‘The Saxons are gemütlich and welcoming to visitors, so the cliche runs (as, to be fair, does my experience of them).’
    friendly, agreeable, amiable, affable, nice, genial, likeable, amicable, lovely, good-humoured, personable, congenial, hospitable, approachable, good-natured, companionable
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Origin

German.

Pronunciation:

gemütlich

/ɡəˈmuːtlɪx/