The joy that results from others misfortune

Grandiloquent dictionary. 2006.

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  • epicaricacy — noun /ˌɛpɪˈkærɪkəsi/ Rejoicing at or derivation of pleasure from the misfortunes of others. Syn: schadenfreude …   Wiktionary

  • Schadenfreude — i/ˈʃɑːd …   Wikipedia

  • schadenfreude — noun /ˈʃɑː.dənˌfrɔɪ.də/ Malicious enjoyment derived from observing someone elses misfortune. But it is Schadenfreude, a mischievous delight in the misfortunes of others, which remains the worst trait in human nature. , Syn: epicaricacy …   Wiktionary

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