Associations to the word «Feeling»


FEELING, adjective. Emotionally sensitive.
FEELING, adjective. Expressive of great sensibility; attended by, or evincing, sensibility.
FEELING, noun. Sensation, particularly through the skin.
FEELING, noun. Emotion; impression.
FEELING, noun. (always in the plural) Emotional state or well-being.
FEELING, noun. (always in the plural) Emotional attraction or desire.
FEELING, noun. Intuition.
FEELING, noun. An opinion, an attitude.
FEELING, verb. Present participle of feel
FEELING ONE'S OATS, verb. Present participle of feel one's oats
FEELING TEN FEET TALL, verb. Present participle of feel ten feet tall
FEELING THE PINCH, verb. Present participle of feel the pinch

Dictionary definition

FEELING, noun. The experiencing of affective and emotional states; "she had a feeling of euphoria"; "he had terrible feelings of guilt"; "I disliked him and the feeling was mutual".
FEELING, noun. A vague idea in which some confidence is placed; "his impression of her was favorable"; "what are your feelings about the crisis?"; "it strengthened my belief in his sincerity"; "I had a feeling that she was lying".
FEELING, noun. 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".
FEELING, noun. A physical sensation that you experience; "he had a queasy feeling"; "I had a strange feeling in my leg"; "he lost all feeling in his arm".
FEELING, noun. The sensation produced by pressure receptors in the skin; "she likes the touch of silk on her skin"; "the surface had a greasy feeling".
FEELING, noun. An intuitive understanding of something; "he had a great feeling for music".

Wise words

All our words are but crumbs that fall down from the feast of the mind.
Kahlil Gibran