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Abstract Nouns

An abstract noun is a noun that you cannot sense, it is the name we give to an emotion, ideal or idea. They have no physical existence, you can't see, hear, touch, smell or taste them. The opposite of an abstract noun is a concrete noun.

For example:-

Justice; an idea, bravery and happiness are all abstract nouns.

Here is an a-z list of some common abstract nouns:-

adoration artistry
belief bravery
calm charity childhood comfort compassion
dexterity
ego
failure faith feelings friendship
happiness hate honesty hope
idea impression infatuation
joy
law liberty love loyalty
maturity memory
omen
peace pride principle power
redemption romance
sadness sensitivity skill sleep success sympathy
talent thrill truth
wit

See also Concrete Nouns