the ability to deal with one’s emotions and recognize their causes
[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. […]
adjective 1. pertaining to or noting a socially acceptable, normative reaction to an emotional situation: He’s a nice guy but doesn’t always say the emotionally correct thing.
- Emotional quotient
noun an index of emotional intelligence; also called [emotional intelligence quotient]; abbr. EQ , E-IQ Examples The Utne Reader offers an emotional quotient test. Word Origin based on Daniel Goleman’s concept
[ih-moh-shuh n] /ɪˈmoʊ ʃən/ noun 1. an affective state of consciousness in which joy, sorrow, fear, hate, or the like, is experienced, as distinguished from cognitive and volitional states of consciousness. 2. any of the feelings of joy, sorrow, fear, hate, love, etc. 3. any strong agitation of the feelings actuated by experiencing love, hate, […]