1. determined or actuated by emotion rather than reason

- it was an emotional judgment

2. of more than usual emotion

- his behavior was highly emotional

Similar word(s): affectional, affective, emotive, bathetic, drippy, hokey, kitschy, maudlin, mawkish, mushy, sappy, schmaltzy, schmalzy, sentimental, slushy, soppy, soupy, cathartic, releasing, charged, supercharged, funky, little, lyric, lyrical, moody, temperamental, overemotional, sloppy, soulful, affected, moved, stirred, touched, moving, passionate, warm

3. of or pertaining to emotion

- emotional health

- an emotional crisis

4. (of persons) excessively affected by emotion

- he would become emotional over nothing at all

Similar word(s): agitated, aroused, excited

Sentences with emotional as an adjective:

- emotional crisis

- emotional decision

- emotional speech

- She’s an emotional person.

- emotional greeting