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Aes

Greek Aesthesis "feeling, perception"

aesthetic, anesthetic

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Aesthetic

PartOfSpeech: adjective
Definition: having to do with beauty and order
Synonyms: artistic

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Anesthetic

PartOfSpeech: noun
Definition: a substance which causes loss of feeling

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Path

Greek Pathein "to feel"

Apathetic, empathy, pathos, antipathy

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Apathetic

PartOfSpeech: adjective
Definition: not interested; having no strong emotion towards
Synonyms: indifferent

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empathy

PartOfSpeech: noun
Definition: sharing of another's emotions
Synonyms: compassion
Antonyms: opposition

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Pathos

PartOfSpeech: noun
Definition: power of evoking great sadness or sympathy
Synonyms: pitifulness

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Antipathy

PartOfSpeech: adjective
Definition: hostility or hatred
Synonyms: dislike
Antonyms: symapthy

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Sens/ Sent

Latin Sentire, Sensum "to feel, to be aware"

sentient, sentinel, sentiment, presentiment

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Sentient

PartOfSpeech: adjective
Definition: conscious; aware
Antonyms: unaware

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Sentinel

PartOfSpeech: noun
Definition: one watches or gaurds

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Sentiment

PartOfSpeech: noun
Definition: a feeling about something
Synonyms: attitude

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Presentiment

PartOfSpeech: noun
Definition: a feeling about something before it happens
Synonyms: foreboding

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Tang/ Tact

Latin Tangere Tactum "to touch"

Tangible, tactile, intact

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Tangible

PartOfSpeech: adjective
Definition: able to be grasped or perceived
Synonyms: concrete
Antonyms: abstract

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Tactile

PartOfSpeech: Adjective
Definition: pertaining to touch

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Intact

PartOfSpeech: adjective
Definition: unbroken; whole
Synonyms: unharmed