express feelings

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: feelings - give verbal or other expression to one's feelingsexpress feelings - give verbal or other expression to one's feelings
express joy, express mirth, laugh - produce laughter
weep, cry - shed tears because of sadness, rage, or pain; "She cried bitterly when she heard the news of his death"; "The girl in the wheelchair wept with frustration when she could not get up the stairs"
burst, erupt, break - force out or release suddenly and often violently something pent up; "break into tears"; "erupt in anger"
keen, lament - express grief verbally; "we lamented the death of the child"
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Making children self-aware means they learn to express feelings, control anger and empathise with other people.
The project aims to get everyone in the country drawing - whether to explain ideas or to see how things work, to record impressions or jog memories, to express feelings or to entertain others.
In writing a letter, the sender can take time to express feelings on paper which might tie their tongue in knots, including when they are trying to resolve an argument, or ask for forgiveness.
The child should be able to identify and express feelings of anger, fear, hurt and guilt, as well as happiness and love.
We can help people express feelings that are not always acceptable to express within the family.
Whether it's to complain about cramps, pose questions, or express feelings via a creative story or poem, the site encourages females of all ages to discuss the 'taboo' subject of periods openly and without embarrassment.
Art lets young children learn to make choices, use memory, and express feelings which are beneficial for their growth and development.
To these people and their representatives I express feelings of esteem and sincere friendship.
Offer emotional support when a family member needs to express feelings.
But a lot of children are afraid to express feelings to their parents because they feel it will just add to the pain.