Thesaurus

feeling

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of feeling

  1. 1 a subjective response to a person, thing, or situation an overall feeling of happiness about their new home Synonyms of feeling chord, emotion, passion, sentiment Words Related to feeling impression, perception, sensation, sense; angle, attitude, outlook, perspective, standpoint, viewpoint; belief, conviction, judgment (or judgement), mind, notion, opinion, persuasion, verdict, view; receptiveness, receptivity, responsiveness, sensibility, sensitiveness, sensitivity Near Antonyms of feeling insensitiveness, insensitivity, unfeelingness

  2. 2 feelings pl  general emotional condition a remark that thoughtlessly hurt her feelings Synonyms of feeling heartstrings, passions, sensibilities Words Related to feeling cheer, frame, humor, mode, mood, spirit, temper

  3. 3 an idea that is believed to be true or valid without positive knowledge an interesting think piece in which the congresswoman expressed her feelings about our nation's most pressing problems Synonyms of feeling belief, conviction, eye, opinion, judgment (or judgement), mind, notion, persuasion, sentiment, verdict, viewWords Related to feeling say; impression, perception, take; attitude; assumption, presumption, presupposition; conclusion, decision, determination; deliverance, esteem, estimate, estimation; credence, credit, faith; concept, conception, idea, thought; position, stance, stand; comment, obiter dictum, observation, reflection, remark; conjecture, guess, hunch, hypothesis, surmise, theory; advice, input, recommendation, suggestion; angle, outlook, perspective, shoes, slant, standpoint, viewpoint; counterviewNear Antonyms of feeling fact, truth

  4. 4 an indefinite physical response to a stimulus that odd feeling of forward movement you get when the parked car next to you backs out Synonyms of feeling feel, sensation, senseWords Related to feeling impression, perception; hint, suggestion, touch

  5. 5 sorrow or the capacity to feel sorrow for another's suffering or misfortune a rich person without much feeling for those who are less fortunate Synonyms of feeling commiseration, compassion, sympathyWords Related to feeling condolence, regret; humaneness, humanity, kindheartedness, kindliness, kindness, mercy, pity, ruth, softheartedness, warmheartedness; affinity, empathy, rapport, sensitivity, understanding; altruism, benevolence, benignity, bigheartedness, charity, generosity, goodwill, humanitarianism, largeheartedness, largesse (also largess), magnanimity, philanthropyNear Antonyms of feeling indifference, insensitivity, unconcern; cruelty, harshness, inhumanity; animosity, antipathy, dislike, hatred, hostilityAntonyms of feeling callousness, coldheartedness, hard-heartedness, heartlessness

  6. 6 the capacity for feeling for another's unhappiness or misfortune a woman of great feeling, the princess wanted to use her status and influence to help the needy Synonyms of feeling bigheartedness, charity, commiseration, compassion, heart, good-heartedness, humanity, kindheartedness, kindliness, kindness, largeheartedness, mercy, pity, ruth, softheartedness, sympathy, warmheartednessWords Related to feeling feelings, responsiveness, sensibility, sensitivity; affection, love, regard; affinity, empathy, rapport; altruism, benevolence, benignancy, benignity, generosity, goodwill, humaneness, humanism, humanitarianism, philanthropyNear Antonyms of feeling callousness, coldness, disinterest, indifference, unconcern; cruelty, harshness; animosity, antipathy, dislike, hatred, hostilityAntonyms of feeling coldheartedness, hard-heartedness, inhumanity, inhumanness, mercilessness, pitilessness



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