Dr. Eileen Callahan, Ph.D.: Vocabulary of Feeling Words

92572339_woman_smiling_web.jpg (Medium 450px )Vocabulary of Feeling Words

Use the below words to help you better describe, to yourself and others, your true feelings.

Happy:

  • Animated
  • Beatific
  • Blissful
  • Blithe
  • Bright
  • Buoyant
  • Cheerful/Cheery
  • Complacent
  • Contented
  • Comfortable
  • Ecstatic
  • Elated
  • Enthusiastic
  • Exhilarated
  • Exultant
  • Free
  • Frisky
  • Genial
  • Glad
  • Gleeful
  • Hilarious
  • Inspired
  • Jocular
  • Jovial
  • Joyous
  • Jubilant
  • Lighthearted
  • Lively
  • Merry
  • Mirthful
  • Peaceful
  • Pleased
  • Satisfied
  • Sparkling
  • Saucy
  • Spirited
  • Sprightly
  • Sunny
  • Tranquil
  • Vivacious


126529549_woman_portrait_greif_web.jpg (Medium 414px )Sad:

  • Cheerless
  • Clouded
  • Crestfallen
  • Dark
  • Dejected
  • Despondent
  • Disconsolate
  • Discontented
  • Discouraged
  • Disheartened
  • Dismal
  • Dreadful
  • Dreary
  • Downcast
  • Downhearted
  • Dull
  • Flat
  • Gloomy
  • Glum
  • Heavy-hearted
  • In the dumps
  • Ill at ease
  • Joyless
  • Low
  • Low-spirited
  • Lugubrious
  • Melancholy
  • Moping
  • Mournful
  • Oppressed
  • Out of sorts
  • Somber
  • Sorrowful
  • Sulky
  • Sullen
  • Unhappy
  • Woeful
  • Woebegone


Angry:

  • Annoyed
  • Acrimonious
  • Bitter
  • Boiling
  • Cross
  • Enraged
  • Fuming
  • Furious
  • Hostile
  • Incensed
  • Infuriated
  • Irate
  • Offended
  • Provoked
  • Wrathful


Hurt:

  • Afflicted
  • Aching
  • Agonized
  • Crushed
  • Distressed
  • Dolorous
  • Grieved
  • Hapless
  • Heartbroken
  • In despair
  • Mournful
  • Pained
  • Pathetic
  • Sad
  • Suffering
  • Tortured
  • Tragic
  • Victimized
  • Woeful


Afraid:

  • Aghast
  • Alarmed
  • Appalled
  • Apprehensive
  • Anxious
  • Chicken
  • Diffident
  • Dismayed
  • Doubtful
  • Fidgety
  • Hesitant
  • Horrified
  • Hysterical
  • Insecure
  • Fainthearted
  • Misgiving
  • Nervous
  • Panicked
  • Petrified
  • Quaking
  • Shaky
  • Shocked
  • Suspicious
  • Worried


Interested:

  • Absorbed
  • Affected
  • Concerned
  • Curious
  • Engrossed
  • Excited
  • Fascinated
  • Intrigued
  • Inquisitive


Fearless:

  • Audacious
  • Bold
  • Brave
  • Certain
  • Confident
  • Courageous
  • Daring
  • Dauntless
  • Determined
  • Gallant
  • Hardy
  • Heroic

Doubtful:

  • Distrustful
  • Dubious
  • Hesitant
  • Indecisive
  • Misgiving
  • Perplexed
  • Questioning
  • Skeptical
  • Suspicious
  • Unbelieving
  • Uncertain
  • Wavering


Eager:

  • Agog
  • Anxious
  • Ardent
  • Avid
  • Desirous
  • Earnest
  • Enthusiastic
  • Fervent
  • Fervid
  • Keen
  • Passionate
  • Zealous

 

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