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Aes

Feeling, perception
Greek

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Aesthetic

Having to do with beauty or order.
Adj.
Greek
Synonym: artistic

2

Anesthetic

A substance that causes loss of feeling.
Noun
Greek

3

Path

To feel
Greek

4

Apathetic

Not interested.
Adj.
Greek
Synonym: indifferent

5

Empathy

Sharing of another's emotions.
Noun
Greek
Synonym: compassion
Antonym: opposition

6

Pathos

Power of evoking great sadness or sympathy.
Noun
Greek
Synonym: pitifulness

7

Antipathy

Hostility or hatred.
Adj.
Greek
Synonym: dislike
Antonym: sympathy

8

Sens/Sent

To feel/to be aware.
Latin

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Sentient

Conscious;aware
Adj.
Latin
Antonym: unaware

10

Sentinel

One who watches or guards.
Noun
Latin

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Sentiment

A feeling about something.
Noun
Latin
Synonym: attitude

12

Presentiment

A feeling about something before it happens.
Noun
Latin
Synonym: foreboding

13

Tang/tact

To touch
Latin

14

Tangible

Able to be grasped or perceived.
Adj.
Latin
Synonym: concrete
Antonym: abstract

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Tactile

Pertaining to touch.
Adj.
Latin

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Intact

Unbroken; whole
Adj.
Latin
Synonym: unharmed