Words of The Week:
Yes, these all were used in essays and articles in WSJ.
Decorous, adj., in keeping with good taste and propriety; polite and restrained.
Sentience, n., the capacity to perceive, feel or experience subjectively.
Intimist, adj., of or relating to the recording of intimate personal and psychological experiences as a basis for art, literature, etc.
Hygge, n., Scandinavian term for a mood of comfortable conviviality with feelings of wellness and contentment.