Nouns denoting feelings and emotions

fright
an emotion experienced in anticipation of some specific pain or danger (usually accompanied by a desire to flee or fight)
 
penis envy
(psychoanalysis) a female's presumed envy of the male's penis; said to explain femininity
 
amusement
a feeling of delight at being entertained
 
propensity
an inclination to do something
 
hope
the general feeling that some desire will be fulfilled
 
amicability
a disinclination to quarrel
 
heartstrings
your deepest feelings of love and compassion
 
faintness
a feeling of faintness and of being ready to swoon
 
sombreness
a feeling of melancholy apprehension
 
sorrow
an emotion of great sadness associated with loss or bereavement
 
intimidation
the feeling of being intimidated; being made to feel afraid or timid
 
sensualness
desire for sensual pleasures
 
expectation
the feeling that something is about to happen
 
misery
a feeling of intense unhappiness
 
huffishness
a feeling of sulky resentment
 
sensation
a general feeling of excitement and heightened interest
 
horror
intense and profound fear
 
unconcern
a feeling of lack of concern
 
algolagnia
sexual pleasure derived from inflicting or experiencing pain
 
benevolence
disposition to do good
 
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