Emotions When the heart rules the mind
Fear • Tense • Anxious • Afraid • Nervous • Worried • Concerned • Scared • Insecure
Tense Feeling uncomfortable and anxious and full of pent up aggression.
Anxious Worried or uneasy about the anticipated event.
Afraid/Scared Filled with fear.
Nervous/Worried Marked by or having a feeling of unease or apprehension.
Concerned Characterized by or indicative of distress or affliction or danger or need.
Insecure Not sure or certain; doubtful.
SAD • Dejected • Depressed • Melancholy • Sorrowful • Dismal • Blue • Down • Gloomy/glum • Forlorn • Low
Dejected/Low In low spirits; downhearted.
Depressed Feeling of emotional regret, sadness, and wanting of some relief.
Melancholy/Low Sadness or depression of the spirits that may take a more physical form.
Sorrowful/Blue/Down Mental suffering or pain caused by injury, loss, or despair.
Gloomy/Glum/Dismal Dreary; To feel, appear, or act despondent, sad, or mournful.
Forlorn Appearing sad or lonely because deserted or abandoned.
HAPPY • Cheerful • Delighted • Glad • Pleased • Elated • Thrilled • Humor
Cheerful/Delighted Having a happy disposition; pleasantly bright.
Glad Experiencing or exhibiting joy and pleasure.
Pleased To give enjoyment, pleasure, or satisfaction to; make glad or contented.
Elated/Thrilled Extremely happy and excited.
Humor The ability to perceive, enjoy, or express what is amusing, comical, incongruous, or absurd.
GUILT • Ashamed • Judged • Damned • Undeserving • Disgrace • Villain • Remorse • Contempt
Ashamed Feeling inferior, inadequate, or embarrassed.
Judged To form an opinion or evaluation.
Damned Condemned, especially to eternal punishment.
Undeserving Lacking in value or merit.
Remorse A sense of deep regret and guilt for something one did.
Contempt The state of being despised or dishonored; disgraced.
Anger • Irritation • Exasperation • Rage • Disgust • Envy • Torment • Disappointed
Irritation To rouse to impatience or anger; annoy.
Exasperation The state of being frustrated or suffering an annoyance.
Rage Violent, explosive anger.
Disgust To offend the taste or moral sense of; to repel.
Torment A source of harassment, annoyance, or pain.
Disappointed Not successful; having failed or having an unfavorable outcome.
CONFIDENCE • Assured • Sure/certain • Positive • Safe • Stable • Balanced • Grounded • Brave • Proud
Assured Guaranteed; sure; certain; secure; bold; confident.
Sure/Certain Free from doubt or reservation; confident.
Positive Admitting of no question; stated; express; emphatic; confident in opinion or assertion.
Safe Involving little or no risk of mishap or error; dependable or trustworthy; careful to avoid danger or controversy.
Stable Steadfast; not wavering or changeable, as in character or purpose; dependable.
Balanced Mental steadiness or emotional stability; habit of calm behavior, judgment.
Brave Possessing or exhibiting courage or courageous endurance.
Proud Highly honorable or creditable; stately, majestic, or magnificent.
Sources • http://www.buddhamind.info/leftside/actives/drama/key-word.htm • The Mind of Sweetwood