Examples of Abstract Nouns?

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An abstract noun is a name of thing or action that you cannot sense. They have no substantial existence, you cannot see, hear, touch, smell, or taste them, for instance, emotion. The opposite of an abstract noun is a concrete noun.
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Abstract nouns refer to abstract objects, such as ideas or concepts like 'justice', 'hatred', 'happiness'. Concrete nouns refer to physical objects like 'apple', 'bridge' or 'Jane'.
An abstract noun is a noun that cannot be physically felt, that is, one that is intangible. Abstract nouns therefore do not exist in any physical form. They cannot be seen literally, nor can they be touched. They express feelings, ideas and emotions. Examples include bravery, drunkenness and jolly.
An abstract noun is a description of an intangible concept or one that cannot be seen. It refers to states, events, concepts, feelings and qualities that have no physical existence. Examples of abstract nouns are justice, an idea, bravery and happiness amongst others.
An abstract noun is a form of a noun which refers to something that a person cannot interact with physically or touch. Some of these nouns include; idea, experience, aspect, concept, state of being, quality, feeling, trait or other entity which cannot be experienced using the five senses.
An abstract noun is a type of noun which refers to something a person cannot physically interact with such as feelings, concepts, states or qualities. Examples of abstract nouns include love, courage, dreams and trouble.
In linguistics, a noun is a member of a large, open lexical category whose members can occur as the main word in the subject of a clause, the object of a verb, or the object of a preposition. e.g. The cat sat on the mat.
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