- emotion or sympathetic perception revealed by an artist in his or her work: a poem without feeling.
- the general impression conveyed by a work: a landscape painting with a spacious feeling.
- sympathetic appreciation, as of music: to play with feeling.
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As AG, her personal feelings had no bearing on her obligations.OPINION: Looking at Kamala Harris’ record on trans and progressive issues — the facts matter|Rachael Rose Luckey|August 19, 2020|Washington Blade
Psychologists and environmental scholars are creating a whole new vocabulary to describe these feelings of despair, including solastalgia, climate anxiety, eco-grief, pre-traumatic stress, and psychoterratic illness.Generation Z is ‘traumatized’ by climate change—and they’re the key to fighting it|matthewheimer|August 19, 2020|Fortune
It’s a strange feeling, being a 22-year-old college student and living with your parents full time.
User Bunny Queen Rushda also had some feelings she wanted to dish out.
You reach out with your feelings to the measure, like a Jedi.Why metrics plus accountability doesn’t always equal success|John Foreman|July 13, 2020|Quartz
Something like fluoride, which is too small for normal filters, yanks away that feeling of agency.
We have to share those feelings of concern that the people are feeling.
I had a feeling that Turkish authorities were closing their eyes.
And who can blame them for feeling disenfranchised when they see their efforts dwarfed by the mega donors.
That act forever sealed his feeling for the Chief, bound it up with the war, with violence, with the gun.The Story Behind Lee Marvin’s Liberty Valance Smile|Robert Ward|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Footsteps again aroused her, and she started up with a feeling of hope animating her to renewed effort.Clemence|Retta Babcock
We tell the child to perform a certain action toward which his own feeling and thought have made no stir whatever.Concerning Children|Charlotte Perkins Gilman
Feeling painfully insignificant and helpless, he turned and left the room.Jupiter Lights|Constance Fenimore Woolson
Reasons enough why this feeling concentrated upon Mexico have already been given, but certain others are in order here.The War With Mexico, Volume I (of 2)|Justin H. Smith
The weather was warm and the command marched slowly, feeling its way as it went.
British Dictionary definitions for feeling
- the ability to experience physical sensations, such as heat, pain, etc
- the sensation so experienced