FREE-FLOATING EMOTION

the term for a diffuse and generalized emotional state that does not appear to be associated with any specific cause. A common example is free-floating anxiety.

FREE-FLOATING EMOTION: "Joe suffered from free floating emotion."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "FREE-FLOATING EMOTION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/free-floating-emotion/ (accessed December 9, 2019).
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