Nouns denoting feelings and emotions

scruple
uneasiness about the fitness of an action
 
enthusiasm
a feeling of excitement
 
envy
a feeling of grudging admiration and desire to have something that is possessed by another
 
wish
a specific feeling of desire
 
lovesickness
a pining for a loved one
 
penis envy
(psychoanalysis) a female's presumed envy of the male's penis; said to explain femininity
 
exhilaration
the feeling of lively and cheerful joy
 
unconcern
a feeling of lack of concern
 
antagonism
an actively expressed feeling of dislike and hostility
 
self-distrust
lack of self-confidence
 
unhappiness
emotions experienced when not in a state of well-being
 
compunction
a feeling of deep regret (usually for some misdeed)
 
distaste
a feeling of intense dislike
 
lustfulness
a strong sexual desire
 
relaxation
a feeling of refreshing tranquility and an absence of tension or worry
 
glow
a feeling of considerable warmth
 
nausea
disgust so strong it makes you feel sick
 
conscience
a feeling of shame when you do something immoral
 
alleviation
the feeling that comes when something burdensome is removed or reduced
 
pet
a fit of petulance or sulkiness (especially at what is felt to be a slight)
 
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