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Flashcards in Feelings Deck (18)
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pathos

emotion

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anti

against

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con

with

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syn, sym

together

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apathy (n)

lack of feeling, lack of interest

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apprehensive (adj)

anxious about what is to come

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contrite (adj)

repentant

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lament (v)

to mourn, to show sorrow

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console (v)

to comfort

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impassive (adj)

lacking emotion

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ignominy (n)

humiliation, shame

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pathos (n)

pity, feeling of sorrow

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empathy (n)

the ability to identify with another's feelings

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penitent (adj)

feeling remorse for one's action

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ambivalent (adj)

having mixed feelings toward something

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poignant (adj)

causing a sharp emotional response

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remorse (n)

regret for past deeds

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antipathy (n)

strong feelings against something