Pronunciation: fēl
v. t.1.To perceive by the touch; to take cognizance of by means of the nerves of sensation distributed all over the body, especially by those of the skin; to have sensation excited by contact of (a thing) with the body or limbs.
[imp. & p. p. Felt (fĕlt); p. pr. & vb. n. Feeling.]
2.To touch; to handle; to examine by touching; as, feel this piece of silk; hence, to make trial of; to test; often with out.
Come near, . . . that I may feel thee, my son.
- Gen. xxvii. 21.
3.To perceive by the mind; to have a sense of; to experience; to be affected by; to be sensible of, or sensitive to; as, to feel pleasure; to feel pain.
Teach me to feel another's woe.
- Pope.
Whoso keepeth the commandment shall feel no evil thing.
- Eccl. viii. 5.
4.To take internal cognizance of; to be conscious of; to have an inward persuasion of.
5.To perceive; to observe.
To feel the helm
(Naut.) to obey it.
v. i.1.To have perception by the touch, or by contact of anything with the nerves of sensation, especially those upon the surface of the body.
2.To have the sensibilities moved or affected.
And mine as man, who feel for all mankind.
- Pope.
3.To be conscious of an inward impression, state of mind, persuasion, physical condition, etc.; to perceive one's self to be; - followed by an adjective describing the state, etc.; as, to feel assured, grieved, persuaded.
I then did feel full sick.
- Shak.
4.To know with feeling; to be conscious; hence, to know certainly or without misgiving.
Garlands . . . which I feel
I am not worthy yet to wear.
- Shak.
5.To appear to the touch; to give a perception; to produce an impression by the nerves of sensation; - followed by an adjective describing the kind of sensation.
To feel after
to search for; to seek to find; to seek as a person groping in the dark.
- Acts xvii. 27.
n.1.Feeling; perception.
2.A sensation communicated by touching; impression made upon one who touches or handles; as, this leather has a greasy feel.
Noun1.feel - an intuitive awareness; "he has a feel for animals" or "it's easy when you get the feel of it";
2.feel - the general atmosphere of a place or situation and the effect that it has on people; "the feel of the city excited him"; "a clergyman improved the tone of the meeting"; "it had the smell of treason"
3.feel - a property perceived by touch
4.feel - manual-genital stimulation for sexual pleasure; "the girls hated it when he tried to sneak a feel"
Verb1.feel - undergo an emotional sensation; "She felt resentful"; "He felt regret"
Synonyms: experience
2.feel - come to believe on the basis of emotion, intuitions, or indefinite grounds; "I feel that he doesn't like me"; "I find him to be obnoxious"; "I found the movie rather entertaining"
Synonyms: find
3.feel - perceive by a physical sensation, e.g., coming from the skin or muscles; "He felt the wind"; "She felt an object brushing her arm"; "He felt his flesh crawl"; "She felt the heat when she got out of the car"
Synonyms: sense
4.feel - seem with respect to a given sensation given; "My cold is gone--I feel fine today"; "She felt tired after the long hike"
5.feel - have a feeling or perception about oneself in reaction to someone's behavior or attitude; "She felt small and insignificant"; "You make me feel naked"; "I made the students feel different about themselves"
6.feel - undergo passive experience of:"We felt the effects of inflation"; "her fingers felt their way through the string quartet"; "she felt his contempt of her"
7.feel - be felt or perceived in a certain way; "The ground feels shaky"; "The sheets feel soft"
8.feel - grope or feel in search of something; "He felt for his wallet"
9.feel - examine by touch; "Feel this soft cloth!"; "The customer fingered the sweater"
Synonyms: finger
10.feel - examine (a body part) by palpation; "The nurse palpated the patient's stomach"; "The runner felt her pulse"
Synonyms: palpate
11.feel - find by testing or cautious exploration; "He felt his way around the dark room"
12.feel - produce a certain impression; "It feels nice to be home again"
13.feel - pass one's hands over the sexual organs of; "He felt the girl in the movie theater"
Feel - (Free and Eventually Eulisp) An initial implementation of an EuLisp interpreter by Pete Broadbery . Version 0.75 features an integrated object system, modules, parallelism, interfaces to PVM library, TCP/IP sockets, futures, Linda and CSP. Portable to most Unix systems. Can use shared memory and threads if available.

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feed upon
Feed water
Feed wheel
feedback circuit
feedback control
feedback loop
feeder line
feeding bottle
feeding chair
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feel for
feel like
feel like a million
feel like a million dollars
feel out
feeling of movement
feeping creature
feeping creaturism
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