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Synonyms and antonyms for pleasure-pain principle

2. principle (n.)

a basic generalization that is accepted as true and that can be used as a basis for reasoning or conduct

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3. pleasure (n.)

a fundamental feeling that is hard to define but that people desire to experience

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4. pain (n.)

emotional distress; a fundamental feeling that people try to avoid

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5. pain (n.)

a somatic sensation of acute discomfort


8. pleasure (n.)

something or someone that provides a source of happiness


10. principle (n.)

rule of personal conduct