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Meaning of EMOTIONALISM

Pronunciation:  i'mowshu`nlizum

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  emotional nature or quality
 

EMOTIONALISM is a 12 letter word that starts with E.

 

 Synonyms: emotionality
 
 Antonyms: emotionlessness, unemotionality
 
 See Also: affectionateness, demonstrativeness, drama, excitability, excitableness, fondness, heat, lovingness, mawkishness, passion, sentimentality, temperament, trait, volatility, warmth

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\E*mo"tion*al*ism\, n.
The cultivation of an emotional state of mind; tendency to
regard things in an emotional manner.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: abstraction, abulia, agitability, alienation, anxiety, anxiety equivalent, anxiety state, apathy, blood and thunder, catatonic stupor, combustibility, compulsion, dejection, demonstrativeness, depression, detachment, edginess, elation, emotional appeal, emotional instability, emotionality, emotionalization, emotionalizing, emotiveness, emotivity, eruptiveness, euphoria, excitability, excitableness, explosiveness, folie du doute, histrionics, human interest, hypochondria, hysteria, hysterics, indifference, inflammability, insensibility, irascibility, irritability, latent violence, lethargy, love interest, making scenes, mania, melancholia, melodrama, melodramatics, mental distress, nervousness, nonrationalness, obsession, pathological indecisiveness, perturbability, preoccupation, prickliness, psychalgia, psychomotor disturbance, sensationalism, sensitivity, skittishness, startlishness, stupor, tempestuousness, theatricality, theatrics, tic, touchiness, twitching, unreasoningness, unresponsiveness, violence, visceralness, withdrawal, yellow journalism
 

 

 

 

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