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Aes

Greek: means "feeling, perception"
Aesthetic, anesthetic

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Aesthetic

Adj. Having to do with beauty or order
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: 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: 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: Path

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Sentiment

N. A feeling about something
Root: Sent
Syn: attitude

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Presentiment

N. A feeling about something before it happens
Root: Path
Syn: foreboding

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Tang/tact

Latin: 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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Tactible

Adj. Pertaining to touch
Root: Tact

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Intact

Adj. Unbroken; whole
Root: Tact
Syn: unharmed