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AES

Greek: Aesthesis means "feeling, perception"

Aesthetic, Anesthetic

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Aesthetic

adj.Having to do with beauty or oder.
Root: Aes
Syn: Artistic

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Anesthetic

n. A substance which causes loss of feeling.
Root: Aes

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PATH

Greek: Pathein means to "feel"

Apathetic, Empathy, Pathos, Antipathy

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Apathetic

adj. Not interested; having no strong emotion towards.
Root: Path
Syn: Indifferent

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Empathy

n. Sharing of another's emotions.
Root: Path
Syn: Compassion
Ant: Opposition

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Pathos

n. Power of evoking great sadness or sympathy.
Root: Path
Syn: Pitifulness

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Antipathy

adj. Hostility or hatred.
Root: Path
Syn: Dislike
Ant: Sympathy

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SENS/SENT

Latin: Sentire, Sensum means to "feel, to be aware"

Sentient, Sentinel, Sentiment, Presentiment

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Sentient

adj. Conscious; aware.
Root: Sent
Ant: Unaware

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Sentinel

n. One who watches or guards.
Root: Sent

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Sentiment

n. A feeling about something.
Root: Sent
Syn: Attitude

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Presentiment

n. A feeling about something that happens.
Root: Sent
Syn: Foreboding

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TANG/TACT

Latin: Tangere, Tactum means to "touch"

Tangible, Tactile, Intact

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Tangible

adj. Able to be grasped or perceived.
Root: Tang
Syn: Concrete
Ant: Abstract

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Tactile

adj. Pertaining to touch.
Root: Tact

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Intact

adj. Unbroken; whole.
Root: Tact
Syn: Unharmed