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emotional

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of emotional

  1. 1 having or expressing great depth of feeling worship at revival meetings often takes a markedly emotional form Synonyms of emotional ardent, blazing, burning, charged, demonstrative, fervent, fervid, feverish, fiery, flaming, glowing, hot-blooded, impassioned, incandescent, intense, passional, passionate, perfervid, red-hot, religious, superheated, torrid, vehement, warm, warm-bloodedWords Related to emotional gushing, gushy, maudlin, mawkish, mushy, saccharine, sappy, schmaltzy, sentimental, sloppy, sugary; histrionic, melodramatic; enthusiastic, gung ho, keen, zealous; enamored, infatuated, obsessed; uninhibited, unreserved, unrestrained; frenzied, orgiastic, overemotional, overexcited, overheatedNear Antonyms of emotional detached, dry, impersonal, objective; reserved, undemonstrativeAntonyms of emotional cold, cool, dispassionate, emotionless, impassive, unemotional

  2. 2 having the power to affect the feelings or sympathies in one emotional scene in the movie the boy must say goodbye to his extraterrestrial friend Synonyms of emotional affecting, moving, impactful, impressive, poignant, stirring, touchingWords Related to emotional eloquent, expressive, meaningful, significant; demonstrative, excitable, feeling, passionate, responsive, sensitive; exciting, inspirational, provoking, rousing, stimulating; dramatic, histrionic, melodramatic, theatrical (also theatric); catharticNear Antonyms of emotional cold, cool, detached, dispassionate, emotionless; deadpanAntonyms of emotional unaffecting, unemotional, unimpressive

  3. 3 showing feeling freely the fact that he is not a very emotional person does not mean that he is not a loving, caring father Synonyms of emotional effusive, demonstrative, touchy-feely, uninhibited, unreserved, unrestrainedWords Related to emotional dramatic, histrionic, hyperemotional, melodramatic, theatrical (also theatric); gushing, gushy, maudlin, mawkish, mushy, schmaltzy, sentimental; communicative, expansive; extroverted (also extraverted), outgoing; affectionate, feeling, intense, loving, passionate, sensitive, soulful, warm; blunt, candid, frank, outspoken, plainNear Antonyms of emotional constrained; quiet, reticent, silent, taciturn; bashful, modest, retiring, shy; introverted, self-directed; aloof, detached, dispassionate, emotionless, impassive, indifferent, phlegmatic, stolid, unconcerned, unfeeling; chilly, cold, frigid, glacial, hard-boiled, hard-edged, hard-hearted, icy, unfriendlyAntonyms of emotional inhibited, reserved, restrained, undemonstrative, unemotional



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