Nouns denoting feelings and emotions

craving
an intense desire for some particular thing
 
kindheartedness
sympathy arising from a kind heart
 
tenderness
warm compassionate feelings
 
approbation
official approval
 
heavyheartedness
a feeling of dispirited melancholy
 
nationalism
the aspiration for national independence felt by people under foreign domination
 
gladness
experiencing joy and pleasure
 
calmness
a feeling of calm; an absence of agitation or excitement
 
impulse
a sudden desire
 
complex
(psychoanalysis) a combination of emotions and impulses that have been rejected from awareness but still influence a person's behavior
 
technophobia
dislike for new technology
 
apprehensiveness
fearful expectation or anticipation
 
glow
a feeling of considerable warmth
 
enthusiasm
a feeling of excitement
 
taste
a strong liking
 
delectation
a feeling of extreme pleasure or satisfaction
 
broken heart
devastating sorrow and despair
 
sullenness
a gloomy ill-tempered feeling
 
solemnity
a solemn and dignified feeling
 
cold comfort
very limited consolation or empathy
 
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