Pronunciation: (i-mōt'), [key]
—v.i., e•mot•ed, e•mot•ing.
1. to show or pretend emotion: to emote over the beauties of nature.
2. to portray emotion in acting, esp. exaggeratedly or ineptly; behave theatrically: The actress emoted for all she was worth.
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