Feeler - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈfiːlər|  American pronunciation of the word feeler
Brit.  |ˈfiːlə|  British pronunciation of the word feeler

noun

- one of a pair of mobile appendages on the head of e.g. insects and crustaceans; typically sensitive to touch and taste (syn: antenna)
- a tentative suggestion designed to elicit the reactions of others (syn: advance, approach, overture)
- sensitivity similar to that of a receptor organ (syn: antenna)
- slender tactile process on the jaws of a fish (syn: barbel)
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