mixed feelings

noun

: conflicting feelings or emotions
I'm having mixed feelings about the planned trip.

Examples of mixed feelings in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Eric Flanagan, owner of King G Bar and Deli, at 500 E. 18th St., expressed mixed feelings. David Hudnall, Kansas City Star, 14 Feb. 2024 Harford Memorial Hospital in Havre de Grace closed its doors Tuesday — a decision that’s been years in the making, but still evoked some mixed feelings from county and University of Maryland Medical System leadership. Angela Roberts, Baltimore Sun, 6 Feb. 2024 There’s sure to be mixed feelings towards Durant, but his Phoenix Suns' teammates hope Nets fans can show appreciation for having one of the best ever rock with their squad. Duane Rankin, The Arizona Republic, 30 Jan. 2024 There were no mixed feelings when the Cuban team took the field at Miami Dade College for its first exhibition game Wednesday. Alanis Thames, USA TODAY, 18 Jan. 2024 Some of Ackman’s friends and former classmates have mixed feelings about his Harvard crusade. Elizabeth Dwoskin, Washington Post, 10 Feb. 2024 With big advertisers demonstrating mixed feelings about TV ad spending, many traditional media companies are making a new moves to court their smaller counterparts. Brian Steinberg, Variety, 1 Feb. 2024 Others had mixed feelings but concluded that the drinks seem more like a stunt — something worth trying but not necessarily worth coming back for. Jordan Valinsky, CNN, 30 Jan. 2024 With big advertisers demonstrating mixed feelings about TV ad spending, Paramount Global is making a new move to court their smaller counterparts. Brian Steinberg, Variety, 29 Jan. 2024 See More

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“Mixed feelings.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mixed%20feelings. Accessed 4 Mar. 2024.

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