emotionally emotionally  /ɪ ˈmoʊʃ nə li/


  1. (adv) in an emotional manner
  2. (adv) with regard to emotions


  1. Some men may be like that, but many men really need to feel emotionally connected to their wives in order for them to want to be sexual.
  2. This could be Mad Max, or it could be Samuel Beckett; it's certainly as thrilling as the one and as emotionally costly as the other.
  3. It's easy to see how a TV junkie like Andy could grow emotionally attached to such a device; for the rest of us, it's a compelling new convenience.


  1. Surry County authorities looking for emotionally disturbed person

    SURRY COUNTY, N.C.– Surry County Sheriff and Emergency Management are requesting the public’s help in finding an emotionally disturbed person....
    on June 12, 2013     Source: FOX 8 WGHP

  2. Attempted Murder Charges For Emotionally Disturbed Man Who Shot Cop While Handcuffed

    Early yesterday morning, a police officer who was bringing a handcuffed emotionally disturbed man into Harlem Hospital was shot in the foot . Apparently suspect Guyteau Idore, 41, managed to grab Officer Fausto Gomez's gun during a struggle with Gomez and Officer John Chiodi. Now Idore has been charged with attempted murder, as well as robbery and assault. [ more › ]
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Gothamist

  3. Emotionally Disturbed Man Grabs Cop's Gun, Shoots Him In Foot At Harlem Hospital

    Earlier this morning, a police officer was shot in the foot outside Harlem Hospital. According to WABC 7 , "NYPD Officer Fausto Gomez was apparently shot in the leg at the ambulance entrance and taken to the hospital's emergency room for treatment. Police say he and his partner were bringing an emotionally-disturbed person inside when a struggled ensued." [ more › ]
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Gothamist


  1. "It's important that we should not emotionally overreact," Loew said.
    on Jul 3, 2010 By: Joachim Loew Source: The Associated Press

  2. "This is a difficult day for Michael's family and for a lot of us, including many of our players and fans who have emotionally invested in Michael over the years," Falcons owner Arthur Blank said in a statement.
    on Dec 10, 2007 By: Arthur Blank Source: AFP

  3. "The fire within burns again," the 27-year-old Henin said in an interview with VTM television. "The last 15 months, I've been able to recharge the batteries, emotionally as well."
    on Sep 22, 2009 By: Justine Henin Source: New York Times

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