List of emotions – NOTE

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This is a list of emotions.

According to Robert Plutchik’s psychoevolutionary theory, the basic eight emotions are:

According to Book Two of Aristotle’s Rhetoric, the emotions are:

The artificial language Lojban has interjections expressing degrees of these emotions:

  • Simple emotions
    • discovery – confusion
    • gain – loss
    • surprise – no surprise – expectation
    • wonder – commonplace
    • happiness – unhappiness
    • amusement – weariness
    • completion – incompleteness
    • courage – timidity – cowardice
    • pity – cruelty
    • repentance – lack of regret – innocence
  • Complex emotions
  • Pure emotions
  • Propositional attitudes
    • attentive – inattentive – avoiding
    • alertness – exhaustion
    • intent – indecision – refusal
    • effort – no real effort – repose
    • hope – despair
    • desire – indifference – reluctance
    • interest – no interest – repulsion
  • Complex propositional attitudes
    • permission – prohibition
    • competence – incompetence
    • obligation – freedom
    • constraint – independence – resistance to constraint
    • request – negative request
    • suggestion – no suggestion – warning

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