What does emotional mean?

Definitions for emotional
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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.

    She's 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

How to pronounce emotional?

  1. Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
    Indian

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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

Examples of emotional in a Sentence

  1. Marty Lyons:

    Ive had people reply back : When I read the book, I found Marty Lyons laughing and I found Marty Lyons crying, and at the end of the book, I found Marty Lyons inspired, i know for me writing it, it was an emotional roller coaster.

  2. Philip Saltier:

    Americans become unhappy and vicious because their preoccupation with amassing possessions obliterates their loneliness. This is why production in America seems to be on such an endless upward spiral: every time we buy something we deepen our emotional deprivation and hence our need to buy something.

  3. Aaron McCright:

    That's the power of the denial message, it's one of these really polarizing emotional topics.

  4. Kyle Soller:

    I don't have the proper vocabulary ... It feels like an out-of-body experience ... a bit crazy, to be speaking for a community where there's so much pain, so much healing to be done, it is just really incredible, very emotional.

  5. The Belfast-born Branagh:

    Judi Dench both provides that emotional trigger, and has the mastery of the language, so it's the most comprehensive demolition of a foolish human being that one might imagine, when it's ... embodied by someone like Judi Dench you know you have a wonderful piece of dramatic writing embodied by a great performer and you hit the jackpot.

Images & Illustrations of emotional

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