Feelings - definition, transcription

Amer.  |ˈfiːlɪŋz|
Brit.  |ˈfiːlɪŋz|
- this word is used as a plural form of the nounfeeling

noun

- emotional or moral sensitivity (especially in relation to personal principles or dignity)

the remark hurt his feelings

Examples

Feelings ran high.

He was afraid of hurting my feelings.

He has no respect, no regard for anyone's feelings.

What about my feelings?

I have also begun to reassess my own feelings about being a woman.

He made no real secret of his feelings to his friends.

They showed no concern for my feelings.

He made a comment that, while well-intentioned, still hurt my feelings.

I noticed tingling feelings in my fingers.

He's been troubled by feelings of guilt.

There's no point in trying to hide your feelings.

I can see that you have strong feelings about this subject.

She was careful of their feelings.

His feelings were building up inside him.

You need to explore your feelings on this subject more carefully.

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