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Aes

Greek AESTHESIS “feeling, perception”

Aesthetic, anesthetic

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Aesthetic

adj. Having to do with beauty or order
Root: Aes

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Anesthetic

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

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Path

Greek PATHEIN “to feel”

Apathetic, empathy, Pathos, antipathy

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Apathetic

adj. Not interested; having no strong emotion towards
Root: path

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Empathy

n. Sharing of another’s emotions
Root: Path

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Pathos

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

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Antipathy

adj. Hostility or hatred
Root: Path

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Sens/Sent

Latin SENTIRE, SENSUM “to feel, to be aware”

Sentient, sentinel, sentiment, presentment

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Sentient

adj. Conscious; aware
Root: Sent

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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

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Presentment

n. A feeling about something before it happens
Root: Sent