Exulansis (n) the tendency to give up trying to talk about an experience because people are unable to relate to it. This has happened so many times! ~ ALW ~~ 23 Perfect Words For Emotions You Never Realised Anyone Else Felt
the scent of rain on dry earth. The word is constructed from Greek, petra, meaning stone + ichor, the fluid that flows in the veins of the gods in Greek mythology. Or it's the smell of dust after rain.
This is a wonderful word with stirring origins. Nothing to do with the utensil you use to stir your tea, spoondrift is derived from the old Scots word ‘spoon’ which meant ‘to run before the wind’ while drift may come from the Old Norse ‘drift’, like snowd