from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- intransitive v. To express emotion, especially in an excessive or theatrical manner: "The more she emotes, the less he listens, and the less he listens, the more strident and emotive she becomes” ( Maggie Scarf).
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. to display emotions openly, especially while acting
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. give expression or emotion to, in a stage or movie role
Back-formation from emotion.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Back-formation from emotion. (Wiktionary)