Definition of feel for
- The doctor felt for any possible fractures in the patient's bruised ribs.
- He felt for the light switch.
- I feel (deeply) for you, but there's nothing I can do to help.
: to handle or touch in order to examine, test, or explore some quality
: to perceive by a physical sensation coming from discrete end organs (as of the skin or muscles)
: to undergo passive experience of
: sensation, feeling
: the sense of touch
: the quality of a thing as imparted through or as if through touch
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