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emotionalist

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noun emo·tion·al·ist \-shnə-list, -shə-nə-list\

Definition of emotionalist

  1. 1 :  one who bases a theory or policy on an emotional conviction

  2. 2 :  one prone to emotionalism

emo·tion·al·is·tic play \-ˌmō-shnə-ˈlis-tik, -shə-nə-ˈlis-\ adjective


1865

First Known Use of emotionalist

1865


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