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Synonyms for feel


be aware of


  • be aware of
  • have a sensation of
  • be sensible of
  • enjoy



  • sense
  • be aware
  • be convinced
  • have a feeling
  • have the impression
  • intuit
  • have a hunch
  • feel in your bones







feel for someone


feel like something


Synonyms for feel

to be physically aware of through the senses

to bring the hands or fingers, for example, into contact with so as to give or receive a physical sensation

to reach about or search blindly or uncertainly

to participate in or partake of personally

to be intuitively aware of

to undergo an emotional reaction

to experience or express compassion

to view in a certain way

feel out: to test the attitude of


a particular sensation conveyed by means of physical contact


the faculty or ability to perceive tactile stimulation

a general impression produced by a predominant quality or characteristic

the proper method for doing, using, or handling something

Synonyms for feel

the general atmosphere of a place or situation and the effect that it has on people

a property perceived by touch

manual stimulation of the genital area for sexual pleasure

come to believe on the basis of emotion, intuitions, or indefinite grounds

perceive by a physical sensation, e.g., coming from the skin or muscles


be conscious of a physical, mental, or emotional state

have a feeling or perception about oneself in reaction to someone's behavior or attitude

undergo passive experience of:"We felt the effects of inflation"

be felt or perceived in a certain way

grope or feel in search of something

examine by touch


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examine (a body part) by palpation

find by testing or cautious exploration

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produce a certain impression

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pass one's hands over the sexual organs of

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Do some exercises and go back and feel the first position, feel the rotation, because it's so basic.
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