emoter

emote

[ih-moht]
verb (used without object), emoted, emoting.
1.
to show or pretend emotion: to emote over the beauties of nature.
2.
to portray emotion in acting, especially exaggeratedly or ineptly; behave theatrically: The actress emoted for all she was worth.

Origin:
1915–20, Americanism; back formation from emotion

emoter, noun
overemote, verb (used without object), overemoted, overemoting.
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emote (ɪˈməʊt)
 
vb
(intr) to display exaggerated emotion, as in acting; behave theatrically
 
[C20: back formation from emotion]
 
e'moter
 
n

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emote
1917 back formation from emotion.
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