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Definition of "emotional state" [emotional state]

  • The state of a person's emotions (especially with regard to pleasure or dejection) (noun)

WordNet. Princeton University. 2010.

Use "emotional state" in a sentence
  • "In point of fact, however, Case IV had hallucinations and religious delusions ( "spirit is here") probably derived therefrom, and Dr. Worcester found an isolated brain lesion correlatable with the hallucinosis; and in any event the emotional state of the patient is in grave doubt."
  • "While there had been no dramatic change in Ted's emotional state as yet, he suffered from fewer of what he called his black-and-blue days, and occasionally I caught a glimpse of the cheerful, quixotic man of old."
  • "Worried about the emotional state of my friend Eli Boyle, I proceeded immediately to his residence on Cliff Drive, whereupon I found Boyle dead, having shot himself in the head with a. 38-caliber handgun."