My mom will be filled with emotion when she witnesses the swearing in of an African-American commander-in-chief.
Wells transformed old cheating and heart songs into soul music by resisting the overplay of emotion, writes singer Laura Cantrell.
He was not a man given to casual affectionate display; the moment was charged with emotion.
Maybe future trades (if they happen at all) will be dictated by security rather than emotion.
Critics were shocked by the almost defiant lack of emotion Armstrong displayed in part one of his interview.
She turned and looked at Moxy to calm the emotion to which she would not give scope.
Halbert's first emotion was surprise, his second was gratification.
It was impossible to detect any sign of emotion on his face.
I like to be stirred by emotion, I suppose, and I like to study character.
Her voice was full of emotion and he turned his wheel and stopped at her bidding.
1570s, "a (social) moving, stirring, agitation," from Middle French émotion (16c.), from Old French emouvoir "stir up" (12c.), from Latin emovere "move out, remove, agitate," from ex- "out" (see ex-) + movere "to move" (see move (v.)). Sense of "strong feeling" is first recorded 1650s; extended to any feeling by 1808.
emotion e·mo·tion (ĭ-mō'shən)
An intense mental state that arises subjectively rather than through conscious effort and is often accompanied by physiological changes.