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Aesthetic

adj. Having to do with beauty or order
Aes
S-artistic
A-X

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Anesthetic

n. A substance which causes loss of feeling
Aes
S/A-X

3

Path

G
To feel
Apathetic
Empathy
Pathos
Antipathy

4

Apathetic

adj. Not interested; having no strong emotion towards
Path
S-indifferent
A-X

5

Empathy

n. Sharing of another’s emotions
Path
syn: compassion ant: opposition

6

Pathos

n. Power of evoking great sadness or sympathy
Path
S-pitifulness
A-X

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Antipathy

adj. Hostility or hatred
Path
syn: dislike ant: sympathy

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Sens/sent

L
To feel,to be aware
Sentient
Sentinel
Sentiment
Presentment

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Sentient

adj. Conscious; aware
Sens/sent

10

Sentinel

n. One who watches or guards
Sens/sent

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Sentiment

n. A feeling about something
Sens/sent
S-attitude

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Presentment

n. A feeling about something before it happens
Sens/sent
S-foreshadowing
A-X

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Tang/tact

L to touch
Tangible
Tactile
Intact

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Tangible

adj. Able to be grasped or perceived
Tang/Tact
syn: concrete ant: abstract

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Tactile

adj. Pertaining to touch
Tang/tact

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Intact

adj. Unbroken; whole
Tang/tact
S-unbroken

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Aes

Feeling, perception
G
Aesthetic
Anesthetic