verb (used without object), emoted, emoting.
to show or pretend emotion
: to emote over the beauties of nature.
to portray emotion
in acting, especially exaggeratedly or ineptly; behave theatrically: The actress emoted for all she was worth.
Origin: 1915–20, Related forms
Americanism; back formation from emotion
overemote, verb (used without object), overemoted, overemoting.