emotion

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ɪˈməʊʃən/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ɪˈmoʊʃən/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(i mōshən)


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emotion

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. a [positive, negative, strong, powerful, weak] emotion
  2. [raw, certain, particular, human] emotions
  3. has trouble [conveying, expressing] his emotions
  4. afraid to show his (true) emotions
  5. hiding her (true) emotions
  6. doesn't express her emotions [enough, a lot]
  7. [caused, provoked, induced] strong emotions
  8. get in touch with your emotions
  9. is really out of touch with his emotions
  10. am full of emotion
  11. [war, atrocity, corruption, racism] produces powerful emotions
  12. the [opera, music, symphony] provokes strong emotions
  13. their [plea, plight, suffering] caused strong emotions
  14. didn't [show, display] any emotion whatsoever
  15. emotions were [flowing, building, rising]
  16. his emotions came [flooding, pouring] out
  17. tried to [hide, conceal, suppress, subdue] her emotions
  18. his [face, expression] [matched, gave away] his emotion
  19. don't bottle up your emotions
  20. got caught up in the emotion (of)
  21. felt [overcome, overwhelmed] with emotion
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