emotional baggage in British English (ɪˈməʊʃənəl ˈbæɡɪdʒ) the feelings you have about your past and the things that have happened to you, which often have a negative effect on your behaviour and attitudes.
What does baggage mean emotionally?
Emotional baggage refers to negative emotions we might be going through due to past experiences but we must overcome them to grow and attain mental peace.
Why do we carry emotional baggage?
Emotional baggage is driven by negative feelings such as anger, fear and sadness. You may be thinking, “How did I end up like this?” “Its not my fault, “My life isnt fair, or Things like this always happen to me. These underlying feelings can lead to a desire to act out or remain passive.
What does baggage mean as an insult?
a prostitute or disreputable woman. Often Disparaging. a pert, playful young woman or girl: a pretty baggage; a saucy baggage.