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AES

Greek AESTHESIS "feeling, perception"

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Aesthetic

Adj. having to do with beauty or order
Root: AES
Syn: artistic
Ant:

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Anesthetic

N. a substance which causes loss of feeling
Root: AES
Syn:
Ant:

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PATH

Greek PATHEIN "to feel"

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Apathetic

Adj. not interested; having no strong emotion towards
Root: PATH
Syn: indifferent
Ant:

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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
Ant:

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Antipathy

Adj. hostility or hatred
Root: PATH
Syn: dislike
Ant: sympathy

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SENS/SENT

Latin SENTIRE, SENSUM "to feel, to be aware"

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Sentient

Adj. conscious; aware
Root: SENT
Syn:
Ant: unaware

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Sentinel

N. one who watches or guards
Root: SENT
Syn:
Ant:

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Sentiment

N. a feeling about something
Root: SENT
Syn: attitude
Ant:

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Presentiment

N. a feeling about something before it happens
Root: SENT
Syn: foreboding
Ant:

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TANG/TACT

Latin TANGERE, TACTUM "to touch"

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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
Syn:
Ant

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Intact

Adj. unbroken; whole
Root: TACT
Syn: unharmed
Ant