Wordlist: Positive emotions and feelings - List 1

 

1. Wordlist

 
  • want
    • want[wɒnt](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to wish for or desire (something) that you don't have yet
    • Example:
      • What do you want to eat?
      • Synonym(s):
        desire, wish for, would like
  • enjoy
    • enjoy[ɛnˈdʒɔɪ](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to receive pleasure or satisfaction from something
    • Example:
      • I really enjoy dancing.
  • fancy
    • fancy[ˈfæn.si](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to be sexually attracted to; to appreciate without jealousy or greed
    • Example:
      • I fancy your new car, but I like my old one just fine.
      • Synonym(s):
        like
  • desire
    • desire[dɪˈzaɪə](verb)
    • Definition:
      • more formal or stronger word for want, connoting emotion
    • Example:
      • She has been desiring him since they first met.
  • prefer
    • prefer[pɾɛ'f(ə)ɾ](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to be in the habit of choosing something rather than something else; to favor, to select
    • Example:
      • I prefer a cup of tea first thing in the morning.
  • love
    • love[lʌv](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • an intense feeling of affection and care towards another person
    • Example:
      • A mother’s love is not easily shaken.
      • Antonym(s):
        hate, hatred
  • love
    • love[lʌv](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to have a strong affection for somebody or something, to care deeply about someone
    • Example:
      • I love walking barefoot on wet grass.
      • Antonym(s):
        hate, despise
    • optimism(uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • a tendency to expect the best, or at least, a favourable outcome; the belief that good will eventually triumph over evil
    • Example:
      • Your unshaken optimism is incredible!
      • Antonym(s):
        pessimism
  • optimistic
    • optimistic(adjective)
    • Definition:
      • expecting the best in all possible ways
    • Example:
      • She's optimistic concerning their future together.
      • Antonym(s):
        pessimistic
    • hope[həʊp](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • the belief or expectation that something wished for can or will happen
    • Example:
      • I still have some hope that I can get to work on time.
  • hope
    • hope[həʊp](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to want something to happen, to expect; to be optimistic
    • Example:
      • I am still hoping that all will turn out well.
  • touched
    • touched[tʌʧd](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • emotionally moved by something, made to feel emotion
    • Example:
      • She was touched by his thoughtfulness.
      • Synonym(s):
        affected, moved
 

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          enjoy
          to receive pleasure or satisfaction from something
          optimism
          a tendency to expect the best, or at least, a favourable outcome; the belief that good will eventually triumph over evil
          fancy
          to be sexually attracted to; to appreciate without jealousy or greed
          want
          to wish for or desire (something) that you don't have yet
          desire
          more formal or stronger word for want, connoting emotion
          prefer
          to be in the habit of choosing something rather than something else; to favor, to select
          touched
          emotionally moved by something, made to feel emotion
          hope
          to want something to happen, to expect; to be optimistic
          hope
          the belief or expectation that something wished for can or will happen
          optimistic
          expecting the best in all possible ways
          love
          to have a strong affection for somebody or something, to care deeply about someone
          love
          an intense feeling of affection and care towards another person
           
           
           
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          enjoy
          to receive pleasure or satisfaction from something
          love+1
          an intense feeling of affection and care towards another person
          fancy
          to be sexually attracted to; to appreciate without jealousy or greed
          love
          to have a strong affection for somebody or something, to care deeply about someone
          touched
          emotionally moved by something, made to feel emotion
          hope
          to want something to happen, to expect; to be optimistic
          desire
          more formal or stronger word for want, connoting emotion
          optimistic
          expecting the best in all possible ways
          want
          to wish for or desire (something) that you don't have yet
          prefer
          to be in the habit of choosing something rather than something else; to favor, to select
           
           
           
         
         

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