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emotion
American English: /əˈmoʊʃ(ə)n/
British English: /ɪˈməʊʃ(ə)n/

Translation of emotion in Spanish:

noun

  • 1.1 countable (feeling) I was torn by conflicting emotions
    me debatía entre sentimientos contradictorios
    Example sentences
    • The path down is usually the feminine journey, which brings us to emotion, instinct and intuition.
    • Life today is guided not by logic and reason but rather by emotion, fear and sentimentality.
    • Since Plato, many philosophers have sought to make a sharp distinction between reason and emotion.
    1.2 uncountable (strength of feeling) her voice trembled with emotion
    la voz le temblaba de emoción
    he said it with no apparent emotion
    lo dijo sin demostrar ninguna emoción
    scenes of great emotion
    Example sentences
    • She loves the fact that there is an intensity about holidays that can spark strong emotions.
    • It allows you to have strong emotions and opinions without any real risk to yourself.
    • There has been an attempt to defuse aggressive emotions and any desire for revenge.

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