Scroll down to find out more about words we use to describe our emotions, feelings, states and other wellbeing terms. Unless stated otherwise, the definitions follow the Cambridge Dictionary standard.
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P R S T U V W X Y Z
Acedia (n) (Wikipedia) – negligence, lack of care (IG, blog)
Anhedonia (n) – a condition in which someone is unable to experience pleasure (IG, blog)
Anxiety (n) – an uncomfortable feeling of nervousness or worry about something that is happening or might happen in the future (IG, blog)
Apathy (n) – behaviour that shows no interest or energy and shows that someone is unwilling to take action, especially over something important (IG, blog)
Apprehension (n) – worry about the future, fear that something unpleasant is going to happen (IG, blog)
Depression (n) – (1) the state of feeling very unhappy and without hope for the future (IG, blog) (2) a mental illness in which a person is very unhappy and anxious for long periods and cannot have a normal life during these periods (IG, blog)
Despodency (n) – the quality of being unhappy, with no hope or enthusiasm (IG, blog)
Detachment (n) – a feeling of not being emotionally involved (IG, blog)
Lethargy (n) – the feeling of having little energy or of being unable or unwilling to do anything (IG, blog)
Necessary cookies are absolutely essential for the website to function properly. This category only includes cookies that ensures basic functionalities and security features of the website. These cookies do not store any personal information.
Any cookies that may not be particularly necessary for the website to function and is used specifically to collect user personal data via analytics, ads, other embedded contents are termed as non-necessary cookies. It is mandatory to procure user consent prior to running these cookies on your website.