emotional intelligenceemotional intelligence
Emotional intelligence is defined as how well you can read people and understand their emotions, and how well you can recognize and respond to feelings and emotions.
A person who is empathetic and good at comforting someone is an example of a person with a high degree of emotional intelligence.
Intelligence regarding the emotions, especially in the ability to monitor one's own or others' emotions.
- (psychology) The ability, capacity, or skill to perceive, assess, and manage the emotions of oneself, of others, and of groups.