This word is known as being ‘only Portuguese’. It means a melancholic or nostalgic longing for a person, place, or things that are far away, either in space or in time. A wave of nostalgia that dreams, sometimes, of phenomena that may not even exist. Fado portraits this feeling in many of it’s songs where to feel saudade it to die of saudade.
Everyone knows what it is to ‘manage’ something. Well, desenrascanço is the act of ingeniously extricating oneself from a problematic situation. What is missing is the exact expression to translate it.
This expression can be explained as being the way to lose one’s inhibitions and simply get into a fun mode.