joie de vivre

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French joie de vivre literally "joy of living".

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʒwɑ də viːvrə/

Noun[edit]

joie de vivre (uncountable)

  1. Enjoyment of living; happiness, ebullience, zest for life.

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

joie de vivre f (uncountable)

  1. joie de vivre, zest for life