Hyperemotional



[ih-moh-shuh-nl] /ɪˈmoʊ ʃə nl/

adjective
1.
pertaining to or involving or the .
2.
subject to or easily affected by :
We are an emotional family, given to demonstrations of affection.
3.
appealing to the :
an emotional request for contributions.
4.
showing or revealing very strong :
an emotional scene in a play.
5.
actuated, effected, or determined by rather than reason:
An emotional decision is often a wrong decision.
6.
governed by :
He is in a highly emotional state of mind.
/ɪˈməʊʃənəl/
adjective
1.
of, characteristic of, or expressive of emotion
2.
readily or excessively affected by emotion
3.
appealing to or arousing emotion: an emotional piece of music
4.
caused, determined, or actuated by emotion rather than reason: an emotional argument
adj.

1821, “pertaining to emotion,” from emotion + -al (1). Meaning “liable to emotions” attested by 1857. Related: Emotionally. Emotional intelligence coined by mid-1960s, popular from mid-1980s.

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Hyper-emotional

    [ih-moh-shuh-nl] /ɪˈmoʊ ʃə nl/ adjective 1. pertaining to or involving or the . 2. subject to or easily affected by : We are an emotional family, given to demonstrations of affection. 3. appealing to the : an emotional request for contributions. 4. showing or revealing very strong : an emotional scene in a play. 5. […]

  • Hyper-energetic

    [en-er-jet-ik] /ˌɛn ərˈdʒɛt ɪk/ adjective 1. possessing or exhibiting , especially in abundance; vigorous: an energetic leader. 2. powerful in action or effect; effective: to take energetic measures against crime. /ˌɛnəˈdʒɛtɪk/ adjective 1. having or showing much energy or force; vigorous adj. 1650s, “powerful,” from Greek energetikos “active,” from energein “to work, act upon” (see […]



  • Hyper-energy

    [en-er-jee] /ˈɛn ər dʒi/ noun, plural energies. 1. the capacity for vigorous activity; available power: I eat chocolate to get quick energy. 2. an adequate or abundant amount of such power: I seem to have no energy these days. 3. Often, energies. a feeling of tension caused or seeming to be caused by an excess […]

  • Hypereosinophilia

    hypereosinophilia hy·per·e·o·sin·o·phil·i·a (hī’pər-ē’ə-sĭn’ə-fĭl’ē-ə) n. An abnormally high increase in the number of eosinophilic granulocytes in the blood or tissues.



Disclaimer: Hyperemotional definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.