Feeding bottle. See under Bottle.

(Fee`-faw`-fum") n. A nonsensical exclamation attributed to giants and ogres; hence, any expression calculated to impose upon the timid and ignorant. "Impudent fee-faw-fums." J. H. Newman.

(Fee"jee) a. & n. (Ethnol.) See Fijian.

(Feel) v. t. [imp. & p. p. Felt (felt); p. pr. & vb. n. Feeling.] [AS. felan; akin to OS. gifolian to perceive, D. voelen to feel, OHG. fuolen, G. fühlen, Icel. falma to grope, and prob. to AS. folm palm of the hand, L. palma. Cf. Fumble, Palm.]

1. To perceive by the touch; to take cognizance of by means of the nerves of sensation distributed all over the body, especially by those of the skin; to have sensation excited by contact of (a thing) with the body or limbs.

Who feel
Those rods of scorpions and those whips of steel.

2. To touch; to handle; to examine by touching; as, feel this piece of silk; hence, to make trial of; to test; often with out.

Come near, . . . that I may feel thee, my son.
Gen. xxvii. 21.

He hath this to feel my affection to your honor.

3. To perceive by the mind; to have a sense of; to experience; to be affected by; to be sensible of, or sensitive to; as, to feel pleasure; to feel pain.

Teach me to feel another's woe.

Whoso keepeth the commandment shall feel no evil thing.
Eccl. viii. 5.

He best can paint them who shall feel them most.

Mankind have felt their strength and made it felt.

4. To take internal cognizance of; to be conscious of; to have an inward persuasion of.

For then, and not till then, he felt himself.

5. To perceive; to observe. [Obs.] Chaucer.

To feel the helm(Naut.), to obey it.

(Feel) v. i.

1. To have perception by the touch, or by contact of anything with the nerves of sensation, especially those upon the surface of the body.

Feeding to Fell

(Feed"ing), n.

1. the act of eating, or of supplying with food; the process of fattening.

2. That which is eaten; food.

3. That which furnishes or affords food, especially for animals; pasture land.

  By PanEris using Melati.

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