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feeling

(Compassion), noun aesthetic sense, affect, affection, appreciation, ardor, capacity, chord vibration, commiseration, delicacy, discernment, discrimination, echo, emotion, empathy, faculty, fellow feeling, fervor, heart, intuition, judgment, keenness, passion, pathos, pity, refinement, response, sensibility, sentiment, sharpness, soul, spirit, susceptivity, sympathy, taste, tenderheartedness, tenderness, vibe, warmth

feeling

(Consciousness), noun activity, awareness, contractibility, discrimination, enjoyment, excitation, excitement, feel, feeling in one's bones, flash, foreboding, funny feeling, galvanism, gut feeling, hunch, impressibility, impression, innervation, intuition, intuitive impression, motility, motor response, perception, perceptiveness, perceptivity, preapprehension, premonition, presentiment, reaction, receptivity, reflex, sensation, sense, sensibility, sensitiveness, sensory response, sensuality, sentience, shrinking, susceptibility, suspicion, synesthesia, tact, tactfulness, vague feeling, voluptuousness

feeling

(Premonition), noun attitude, conception, estimation, feeling sensibilities, foreboding, gut reaccion, hunch, idea, inkling, notion, opinion, outlook, point of view, position, posture, sentiment, stance, theory, thought, viewpoint, way of thinking

feeling

(Suspicion), noun assumption, belief, common belief, concept, conclusion, conjecture, consideration, hunch, idea, impression, inkling, intuition, judgment, notion, observation, opinion, premonition, presumption, preeailing belief, prevailing sentiment, reaction, response, sense, sentiment, stance, supposition, theory, thinking, thought, vague feeling, view, viewpoint

feeling

(View), noun air, atmosphere, attitude, belief, character, characteristic, conception, estimation, feeling sensibilities, idea, mood, notion, opinion, outlook, point of view, position, posture, sentiment, stance, theory, thought, viewpoint, way of thinking
Associated concepts: feeling about the outcome of a case
See also: affection, belief, climate, concept, fervent, humanity, impression, notion, opinion, passion, perceptive, perspective, pity, point of view, position, posture, premonition, reaction, response, sensibility, sensitive, tenor
References in classic literature ?
In order to understand the phrase "this morning" it is necessary that we should have a way of feeling time-intervals, and that this feeling should give what is constant in the meaning of the words "this morning.
If the room had remained unchanged, we might have had only the feeling of familiarity without the definite remembering; it is the change that drives us from the present to memory of the past.
The momentary struggle ended in the feeling that he could bear a great deal from Adam, to whom he had been the occasion of bearing so much; but there was a touch of pleading, boyish vexation in his tone as he said, "But people may make injuries worse by unreasonable conduct--by giving way to anger and satisfying that for the moment, instead of thinking what will be the effect in the future.
But feeling overmuch about her has perhaps made me unfair to you.
If I love Sonya, that feeling is for me stronger and higher than all else.
But, Mamma, suppose I loved a girl who has no fortune, would you expect me to sacrifice my feelings and my honor for the sake of money?
He spoke well; but there were feelings besides those of the heart to be detailed; and he was not more eloquent on the subject of tenderness than of pride.
The feelings which, you tell me, have long prevented the acknowledgment of your regard, can have little difficulty in overcoming it after this explanation.
Upon the whole, she was equally contented with her view of his feelings.
His feelings are warm, but I can imagine them rather changeable.
It was a newer crisis in Rosamond's experience than even Dorothea could imagine: she was under the first great shock that had shattered her dream-world in which she had been easily confident of herself and critical of others; and this strange unexpected manifestation of feeling in a woman whom she had approached with a shrinking aversion and dread, as one who must necessarily have a jealous hatred towards her, made her soul totter all the more with a sense that she had been walking in an unknown world which had just broken in upon her.
He said he had been feeling very lonely in his trial; but I think he would have borne it all better if he had been able to be quite open with you.