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ROOT: aes

GREEK; aesthesis
MEANING: feeling, perception
WORDS: aesthetic, anesthetic

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Aesthetic

P.O.S: adjective
MEANING: having to do with beauty or order
SYN: artistic
ROOT: aes

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Anesthetic

P.O.S: noun
MEANING: a substance which causes loss of feeling
ROOT: aes

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ROOT: path

GREEK; pathein
MEANING: to feel
WORDS: apathetic, empathy, pathos, antipathy

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Apathetic

P.O.S: adjective
MEANING: not interested; having no strong emotions towards
SYN: indifferent
ROOT: path

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Empathy

P.O.S: noun
MEANING: sharing of another's emotions
SYN: compassion
ANT: opposition
ROOT: path

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Pathos

P.O.S: noun
MEANING: power of evoking great sadness or sympathy
SYN: pitifulness
ROOT: path

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Antipathy

P.O.S: adjective
MEANING: hostility or hatred
SYN: dislike
ANT: sympathy
ROOT: path

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ROOT: sens/sent

LATIN; sensire, sensum
MEANING: to feel, to be aware
Words: sentient, sentinel, sentiment, presentiment

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Sentient

P.O.S: adjective
MEANING: conscious; aware
Ant: unaware
ROOT: sens/sent

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Sentinel

P.O.S: noun
MEANING: one who watches or guards
ROOT: sens/ sent

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Sentiment

P.O.S: noun
MEANING: a feeling about something
SYN: attitude
ROOT: sens/sent

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Presentiment

P.O.S: noun
MEANING: a feeling about something before it happens
SYN: foreboding
ROOT: sens/sent

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ROOT: tang/tact

LATIN; tangere, tactum
MEANING: to touch
WORDs: tangible, tactile, intact

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Tangible

P.O.S: adjective
MEANING: able to be grasped or perceived
SYN: concrete
ANT: abstract
ROOT: tang/tact

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Tactile

P.O.S: adjective
MEANING: pertaining to touch
ROOT: tact/tang

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Intact

P.O.S: adjective
MEANING: unbroken; whole
SYN: unharmed
ROOT: tact/tabg