What does emotional mean?

Definitions for emotionalɪˈmoʊ ʃə nl

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word emotional.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. emotional(adj)

    determined or actuated by emotion rather than reason

    "it was an emotional judgment"

  2. emotional(adj)

    of more than usual emotion

    "his behavior was highly emotional"

  3. emotional(adj)

    of or pertaining to emotion

    "emotional health"; "an emotional crisis"

  4. aroused, emotional, excited, worked up(adj)

    (of persons) excessively affected by emotion

    "he would become emotional over nothing at all"; "she was worked up about all the noise"

Wiktionary

  1. emotional(Adjective)

    Of or relating to the emotions.

    emotional crisis

  2. emotional(Adjective)

    Characterised by emotion.

  3. emotional(Adjective)

    Determined by emotion rather than reason.

    emotional decision

  4. emotional(Adjective)

    Appealing to or arousing emotion.

    emotional speech

  5. emotional(Adjective)

    Easily affected by emotion.

    Sheu2019s an emotional person.

  6. emotional(Adjective)

    Readily displaying emotion.

    emotional greeting

Webster Dictionary

  1. Emotional(adj)

    pertaining to, or characterized by, emotion; excitable; easily moved; sensational; as, an emotional nature

Freebase

  1. Emotional

    Emotional is the fourth studio album by the Austrian musician Falco released in 1986.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'emotional' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2804

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'emotional' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4339

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'emotional' in Adjectives Frequency: #377

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of emotional in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of emotional in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Anthony Parello:

    Seeing my mom that emotional made me really emotional too.

  2. Ramana Pemmaraju:

    To be happy with your woman, make her emotional, but never become emotional!”

  3. Peyton Manning:

    It's been an emotional week, emotional night, and the night is just beginning, i look forward to celebrating with my friends and family and I think I'll take some time after that. Like I said, I am going to enjoy the night, take it one step at a time.

  4. Will Smith:

    My biggest emotional defeat and the greatest emotional pain I've had as an actor was when 'Wild Wild West' opened up to $52 million. The movie wasn't good. And it hurt so bad to be the No. 1 movie, to open at $52 million and to know the movie wasn't good.

  5. Martin Luther King, Jr.:

    The limitation of riots, moral questions aside, is that they cannot win and their participants know it. Hence, rioting is not revolutionary but reactionary because it invites defeat. It involves an emotional catharsis, but it must be followed by a sense of futility.

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