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Antonyms for emotional
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This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term emotional.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. emotional(adj)

    determined or actuated by emotion rather than reason

    "it was an emotional judgment"

    Antonyms:
    unagitated, unemotional, phlegmatic, intellectual, chilly, philosophical, impassive, unblinking, stoical, philosophic, stoic, cerebral, phlegmatical, stolid, dry

    Synonyms:
    worked up, aroused, excited

  2. emotional(adj)

    of more than usual emotion

    "his behavior was highly emotional"

    Antonyms:
    phlegmatical, dry, philosophical, unblinking, stolid, cerebral, philosophic, unemotional, unagitated, impassive, intellectual, stoical, phlegmatic, chilly, stoic

    Synonyms:
    worked up, aroused, excited

  3. emotional(adj)

    of or pertaining to emotion

    "emotional health"; "an emotional crisis"

    Antonyms:
    unemotional, unagitated, phlegmatical, stolid, stoical, phlegmatic, chilly, dry, unblinking, philosophical, philosophic, impassive, stoic, cerebral, intellectual

    Synonyms:
    worked up, aroused, excited

  4. aroused, emotional, excited, worked up(adj)

    (of persons) excessively affected by emotion

    "he would become emotional over nothing at all"; "she was worked up about all the noise"

    Antonyms:
    phlegmatic, dry, phlegmatical, chilly, impassive, unagitated, philosophic, unemotional, cerebral, stoical, unblinking, intellectual, stoic, philosophical, stolid

    Synonyms:
    aroused, horny, stimulated, delirious, aflame, ruttish, stirred, activated, turned on(p), randy, frantic, unrestrained, mad, worked up, wound up, steamy, stirred up, excited, ablaze

Editors Contribution

  1. impassive

    the emotional man never was impassive.

    Submitted by rinat on October 3, 2019  

How to use emotional in a sentence?

  1. Jordan Rushie:

    If he leaves Central, he could lose his acceptance at Penn, that would be horrible. This has had a strong physical and emotional toll on him.

  2. Frank Straus Meyer:

    The ideal type of the Communist is a man in whom all individual, emotional, and unconscious elements have been reduced to a minimum and subjected to the control of an iron will, informed by a supple intellect. That intellect is totally at the service of a single and compelling idea, made incarnate in the Communist Party: the concept of History as an inexorable god whose ways are revealed ‘scientifically’ through the doctrine and method of Marxism-Leninism.

  3. Daisy Ridley:

    I was basically reacting to footage I had seen of her, so it was quite emotional, very strange, but I do think you feel a real sense of love between Leia and Rey in this one, and Leia is a big part of the story.

  4. Jeb Bush Junior:

    If you keep being against things, particularly something that has... we have emotional connectivity as immigration is for a lot of emerging voting groups, you're not going to even make your case.

  5. Flip Flippen:

    Those with great social-emotional balance truly care about their people and show it.

How to pronounce emotional?

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How to say emotional in sign language?

  1. emotional

Words popularity by usage frequency

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#2507dry
#3740intellectual
#5027emotional
#10668philosophical
#12684cerebral
#23962chilly
#56249stoic
#61830philosophic
#130301impassive
#143096stolid
#143480unemotional
#166889unblinking
#213663phlegmatic
#251269stoical

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