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Dolce far niente   Listen
Dolce far niente

noun
1.
Carefree idleness.






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... spent in the village in a dolce far niente. Each village has its special industry: in one the arm-rings of shell are made, in another the breastplates, in a third canoes, or the fine mats which are woven on a loom of the simplest system, very similar to a type of loom found in North ...
— Two Years with the Natives in the Western Pacific • Felix Speiser



Words linked to "Dolce far niente" :   loafing, idling, idleness



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