Feelings States

Mistaken for Emotions

Feelings are internal emotions. Words mistaken for emotions, but that are actually thoughts in the form of evaluations and judgements of others, are any words that follow “I feel like …” or “I feel that …” or “I feel as if …” or “I feel you …”, such as:

  • Abandoned
  • Attacked
  • Abused
  • Betrayed
  • Blamed
  • Bullied
  • Cheated
  • Coerced
  • Criticized
  • Dismissed
  • Disrespected
  • Excluded
  • Ignored
  • Intimidated
  • Insulted
  • Let Down
  • Manipulated
  • Misunderstood
  • Neglected
  • Put Down
  • Rejected
  • Unappreciated
  • Unloved
  • Unheard
  • Unwanted
  • Used
  • Violated
  • Wronged