see hard feelings; mixed feelings; no hard feelings; run high, (feelings); sinking feeling.

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How to use feelings in a sentence

  • The bridesmaids relieved their feelings by many salutes and much tittering.

  • This demand was made with scornful seriousness; with a ruthless application to the feelings of a son.

  • It was a reproof, from the young woman who always so thoughtfully studied the feelings of everybody.

    Hilda Lessways | Arnold Bennett
  • Words fail to describe my feelings as I watched the clothes come off him and dry ones go on just as if hands were arranging them.

    Uncanny Tales | Various
  • It was the land of his forefathers; and with what views, with what feelings, was he first to set his foot upon its shores!