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noun as in bosom

noun as in breast

noun as in warmth

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They could apply, he thinks, to a range of children who have trouble managing their emotions and connecting with others because caretakers abused or ignored them at a young age.

Testosterone affects the brain, too, in ways that can influence how teens control their emotions.

The product’s light changes color in response to signals from the user’s body, helping them gain control of their emotions.

From Fortune

These findings suggest that facial expressions have evolved to convey a richer variety of emotions than scientists have often assumed, Cowen says.

We’ve developed the ability to hide and disguise our emotions, and this can be a useful skill at work, in relationships, and in scenarios that require negotiation or putting on a game face.

No dishing, and his emotions in the book are no different than the ones he expressed, apparently, in a press release.

Visibly affected the by military atmosphere the young man admitted his emotions were volatile.

Movie Gale fails to conjure emotions more complicated than “oooh, what pretty eyes he has.”

Emotions once suppressed, emotions once channeled, now are let loose.

The novel is a near perfect portrayal of the emotions of a young girl on the cusp of womanhood.

Dramatic adaptation in expressing various characters, emotions, and motives is potentially very great.

But she had experienced an hour of mixed emotions in which a confused and wondering sense of defeat was paramount.

It was a curious moment, charged with a subtle perplexity of emotions none of them quite understood.

She had all her life long been accustomed to harbor thoughts and emotions which never voiced themselves.

He looked back—looked down—upon former emotions and activities; and hence the confusing alternating of jealousy and forgiveness.


On this page you'll find 223 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to emotions, such as: affections, center, circle, conscience, feelings, and inside.

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