Wordlist: Negative emotions and feelings - List 1

 

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  • unhappy
    • unhappy[ʌnˈhæpi](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • not happy and/or not satisfied
    • Example:
      • A moment in time may make us unhappy forever.
      • Synonym(s):
        sad
      • Antonym(s):
        happy, glad, delighted, joyful
  • sad
    • sad[sæd](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • feeling sorrow, sometimes as if wanting to cry; mournful
    • Example:
      • She gets sad when he's away.
      • Synonym(s):
        discomforted, distressed, uncomfortable, unhappy, depressed
      • Antonym(s):
        happy, cheerful
  • depressed
    • depressed[dəˈprɛst](adverb)
    • Definition:
      • unhappy, and blaming oneself rather than others
    • Example:
      • After her mother's death she got really depressed.
    • despair[dɛspɛə](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • loss of hope; utter hopelessness
    • Example:
      • He turned around in despair, aware that he was not going to survive.
  • desperate
    • desperate['dɛspɹət](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • being filled with, or in a state of despair; hopeless
    • Example:
      • I was so desperate when I lost my job.
  • afraid
    • afraid[əˈfɹeɪd](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • impressed with fear or apprehension; in fear of something dreadful
    • Example:
      • He is afraid of death.
      • Synonym(s):
        anxious, apprehensive, fearful, timid
    • be afraid of(phrasal verb)
    • Definition:
      • to be in fear of something
    • Example:
      • She's afraid of spiders.
    • fear, fears[fiə](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a strong, uncontrollable, unpleasant emotion caused by actual or perceived danger or threat
    • Example:
      • He was struck by fear on seeing the snake.
      • Synonym(s):
        dread, terror, anxiety, apprehension
    • worry[ˈwʌri](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to be troubled, to give way to mental anxiety; disturb the peace of mind of someone
    • Example:
      • Stop worrying about your test, it’ll be fine.
  • worried
    • worried[ˈwʌrid](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • thinking about unpleasant things that have happened or that might happen; feeling afraid and unhappy
    • Example:
      • Before our first date I was worried he might not like me.
    • jealousy, jealousies[ˈʤɛləsi](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a state of suspicious guarding towards a spouse, lover etc., from fears of infidelity
    • Example:
      • She was very angry at him for meeting another woman, but she didn't show her jealousy.
  • jealous
    • jealous[ˈʤɛləs](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • bitterly or enviously competitive; fearful of being replaced, in position or in affection
    • Example:
      • He is jealous of the success of his friends.
    • envy[ˈɛnviː](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • a resentful desire of something possessed by others (but not limited to material possessions)
    • Example:
      • When he saw his neighbour's new car, his envy was obvious.
  • envy
    • envy[ˈɛnviː](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to feel displeasure or hatred towards someone for their good fortune or possessions
    • Example:
      • Although she was pretty, the young woman envied her best friend for her good looks.
  • despise
    • despise[dɪ'spaɪz](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to regard with contempt or scorn; a feeling similar to hatred
    • Example:
      • I rather despise arrogant and ignorant people.
      • Antonym(s):
        respect
  • cry
    • cry[kɹaɪ̯](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to shed tears, often because of unhappiness
    • Example:
      • That sad movie always makes me cry.
      • Synonym(s):
        weep
      • Antonym(s):
        laugh
  • horrified
    • horrified[ˈhɒrɪfaɪd](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • struck with horror
    • Example:
      • She was horrified by the shrill cry she suddenly heard.
  • lonely
    • lonely[ˈləʊnli](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • unhappy because one is without companions
    • Example:
      • After they broke up, they both felt lonely and missed each other.
      • Synonym(s):
        lonesome, solitary, alone, unaccompanied
  • angry
    • angry[ˈæŋ.ɡri](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • displaying or feeling anger, a dislike of things that happened against one's wish or will
    • Example:
      • His face became angry when he saw the burglars.
      • Synonym(s):
        mad, enraged, furious, irritated
 

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          desperate
          being filled with, or in a state of despair; hopeless
          unhappy
          not happy and/or not satisfied
          angry
          displaying or feeling anger, a dislike of things that happened against one's wish or will
          afraid
          impressed with fear or apprehension; in fear of something dreadful
          lonely
          unhappy because one is without companions
          despise
          to regard with contempt or scorn; a feeling similar to hatred
          worry
          to be troubled, to give way to mental anxiety; disturb the peace of mind of someone
          despair
          loss of hope; utter hopelessness
          sad
          feeling sorrow, sometimes as if wanting to cry; mournful
          be afraid of
          to be in fear of something
          fear
          a strong, uncontrollable, unpleasant emotion caused by actual or perceived danger or threat
          horrified
          struck with horror
          depressed
          unhappy, and blaming oneself rather than others
          cry
          to shed tears, often because of unhappiness
          worried
          thinking about unpleasant things that have happened or that might happen; feeling afraid and unhappy
           
           
           
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          depressed
          unhappy, and blaming oneself rather than others
          worried
          thinking about unpleasant things that have happened or that might happen; feeling afraid and unhappy
          horrified
          struck with horror
          jealous
          bitterly or enviously competitive; fearful of being replaced, in position or in affection
          envy
          to feel displeasure or hatred towards someone for their good fortune or possessions
          unhappy
          not happy and/or not satisfied
          desperate
          being filled with, or in a state of despair; hopeless
          sad
          feeling sorrow, sometimes as if wanting to cry; mournful
          despise
          to regard with contempt or scorn; a feeling similar to hatred
          afraid
          impressed with fear or apprehension; in fear of something dreadful
          lonely
          unhappy because one is without companions
           
           
           
         
         

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