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Basic Positive and Negative Emotions

The following table, based on a wide review of current theories, identifies and contrasts the fundamental emotions according to a set of definite criteria. The three key criteria used include mental experiences that: have a strongly motivating subjective quality like pleasure or pain; are in response to some event or object that is either real or imagined; motivate particular kinds of behavior.
All answers are nouns and various synonyms are acceptable.
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Kind of Emotion
Positive Emotions
Negative Emotions
Related to Object Properties
interest / curiosity / enthusiasm
indifference / habituation / boredom
attraction / desire / admiration
aversion / disgust / revulsion
surprise / amusement
alarm / panic
Future Appraisal
hope / excitement
fear / anxiety / dread
Event-Related
gratitude / thankfulness
anger / rage
joy / elation / triumph / jubilation
sorrow / grief
patience
frustration / disappointment
contentment
discontentment / restlessness
Self-Appraisal
humility / modesty
pride
Social
charity
avarice / greed / envy / jealousy
sympathy
cruelty
Cathected
love
hate
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