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Emotional redirects here. ... Acceptance, in spirituality, mindfulness, and human psychology, usually refers to the experience of a situation without an intention to change that situation. ... A kiss can express affection. ... Look up ambivalence in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... This article may contain original research or unverified claims. ... This article is about the mental state. ... Envy personified in popular culture, as depicted in the music video Its a Sin Envy is an emotion that occurs when a person lacks another’s superior quality, achievement, or possession and either desires it or wishes that the other lacked it. ... Embarrassment is an unpleasant emotional state experienced upon having a socially or professionally unacceptable act or condition witnessed by or revealed to others. ... Fear is a powerful, unpleasant feeling of risk or danger, either real or imagined. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... “Happy” redirects here. ... Look up hate in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Hope is an emotional belief in a positive outcome related to events and circumstances within ones personal life. ... Horror is the feeling of dread and anticipation that usually occurs before something frightening is seen, heard, or otherwise experienced. ... Anger is a term for the emotional aspect of aggression, as a basic aspect of the stress response in animals whereby a perceived aggravating stimulus provokes a counterresponse which is likewise aggravating and threatening of violence. ... Homesickness is generally described as a feeling of longing for ones familiar surroundings. ... Jealousy typically refers to the thoughts, feelings, and behaviors that occur when a person believes a valued relationship is being threatened by a rival. ... Loneliness is an emotional state in which a person experiences a powerful feeling of emptiness and isolation. ... Love is any of a number of emotions and experiences related to a sense of strong affection or profound oneness. ... Mirth, noun. ... Rage is a state of anger so extreme that one loses control of ones actions, and afterwards often regret what they did in this state. ... Regret is often felt when someone feels sadness, shame, or guilt and primarily regret after commiting an action that the person later wishes that they had not done. ... People feel remorse when reflecting on their actions that they believe are wrong. ... Grieving Thai females. ... Serenity is a feeling of inner peace of the mind and body when it is in a state tranquility, free from agitation or anxiety. ... It has been suggested that the section Shame campaign from the article Smear campaign be merged into this article or section. ... Suffering is any aversive (not necessarily unwanted) experience and the corresponding negative emotion. ... This article or section may contain original research or unverified claims. ...

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Anticipation is an emotion involving pleasure (and sometimes anxiety) in considering some expected or longed-for good event, or irritation at having to wait. Robert Plutchik listed anticipation as one of the eight basic emotions in his psychoevolutionary theory. See also hope. A name for pleasured anticipation is excitement. Emotional redirects here. ... Pleasure is a positive sensation, which by analogy to pain, can be physiologically described as either peripheral or central (euphoria). ... expectation in the context of probability theory and statistics, see expected value. ... This article or section is not written in the formal tone expected of an encyclopedia article. ... The feeling component of emotion encompasses a vast spectrum of possible responses. ... Evolutionary psychology (abbreviated ev-psych or EP) is a theoretical approach to psychology that explains many mental traits as adaptations in the sense of evolutionary biology, as a product of natural or sexual selection. ... Hope is an emotional belief in a positive outcome related to events and circumstances within ones personal life. ...


Anticipation can be shown in many ways; for example, some people seem to smile uncontrollably during this period, while others seem ill or sick. It is not uncommon for the brain to be so focused on an event, that the body is affected in such a way. Stage fright is a type of anticipation, stemming from the actor or actress hoping that they perform well. This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ...


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Anticipation: Getting Ahead of the Curve


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Anticipation plays a powerful role in human memory (768 words)
Psychologists have long known that memories of disturbing emotional events — such as an act of violence or the unexpected death of a loved one — are more vivid and deeply imprinted in the brain than mundane recollections of everyday matters.
While scientists have long known that memories of emotional events are more vivid than other memories, Nitschke and his team have shown that even the anticipation of emotional situations can fire up areas of the brain that help us form lasting memories.
That means the simple act of anticipation may play a surprisingly important role in how fresh the memory of a tough experience remains.
Definition of Anticipation (emotion) (0 words)
Anticipation is an emotion involving pleasure in considering some expected or longed-for good event, or irritation at having to wait.
Robert Plutchik listed anticipation as one of the eight basic emotions in his psychoevolutionary theory.
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