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AES

"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

Noun, a substance which causes loss of feeling
Root: AES

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PATH

"to feel"

Apathetic, empathy, pathos, antipathy

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Apathetic

Adj., not interested; having no strong emotions toward
Root: PATH
Syn: indifferent

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Empathy

Noun, sharing of another's emotions
Root: PATH
Syn: compassion
Ant: opposition

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Pathos

Noun, 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

"to feel; to be aware"

Sentient, sentinel, sentiment

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Sentient

Adj., conscious; aware
Root: SENS / SENT
Ant: unaware

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Sentinel

Noun, one who watches or guards
SENS / SENT

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Sentiment

Noun, a feeling about something
Root: SENS / SENT
Syn: attitude

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TANG / TACT

"to touch"

Tangible, tactile, intact

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Tangible

Adj., able to be grasped or perceived
Root: TANG / TACT
Syn: concrete
Ant: abstract

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Tactile

Adj., pertaining to touch
Root: TANG / TACT

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Intact

Adj., unbroken; whole
Root: TANG / TACT
Syn: unharmed