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emotion

noun /iˈməuʃən/
a (strong) feeling of any kind
émotion
Fear, joy, anger, love, jealousy are all emotions.
the moving or upsetting of the mind or feelings
émotion
He was overcome by/with emotion.
emotional adjective of the emotions
émotif
Emotional problems are affecting her work.
(negative unemotional) causing or showing emotion
chargé d’émotion
an emotional farewell.
(negative unemotional) (of a person) easily affected by joy, anger, grief etc
émotif
She is a very emotional person She is very emotional.
emotionally adverb
avec émotion
Translations of “emotion”
in Korean 감정…
in Arabic عَاطِفة, إحْساس…
in Italian emozione, sentimento…
in Chinese (Traditional) 感情,情感, 情緒, 激情…
in Russian чувство…
in Turkish his, duygu, coşku…
in Polish uczucie, emocja…
in Spanish sentimiento, emoción…
in Portuguese emoção…
in German die Gefühlsbewegung, das Gefühl…
in Catalan emoció…
in Japanese 感情…
in Chinese (Simplified) 感情,情感, 情绪, 激情…
(Definition of emotion from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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