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Emotion (IPA: /ˈiˌmoʊʃən/, /ɪˈmoʊʃən/)

Emotion (n.)

A moving of the mind or soul; excitement of the feelings, whether pleasing or painful; disturbance or agitation of mind caused by a specific exciting cause and manifested by some sensible effect on the body.


Subjective, conscious experience characterised primarily by psychophysiological expressions, biological reactions, and mental states


1977 single by Samantha Sang


Album by Barbra Streisand


Album by Martina McBride



Emotion Synonyms

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Emotion Rhymes

Bocian, Goshen, Hoeschen, Kocian, Lotion, Motion, Notion, Ocean, Potion

Commotion, Demotion, Devotion, Emotion, Laotian, Promotion, Emotion


Spanish Translation

Emotion in Spanish is Emoción

Tagalog Translation

Emotion in Tagalog is Damdamin

Example Sentence (Quote)

".. .are almost within hearing of a piano, and never show the slightest emotion at the sound" - Snakes

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Admiration is the emotion furthest from comprehension." - Admiration

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Between the conception And the creation Between the emotion And the response Falls the Shadow" - T. S. Eliot

Example Sentence (Quote)

" For a sentimentalist is simply one who desires to have the luxury of an emotion without paying for it." - Oscar Wilde

Example Sentence (Quote)

"I write just because the fire of my emotion is burning. Had I not, I would not have been able to find peace." - Ba Jin

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