Translation of "feel" - English-Portuguese dictionary

feel

verb uk /fiːl/ us /fil/ past tense and past participle felt

A1 to experience happiness, sadness, fear, etc.

sentir-se
I feel guilty about shouting at her.
He’s feeling lonely.
I felt sorry for her.

A1 to experience a touch, a pain, or something else that is physical

sentir, experimentar
I felt a sharp pain in my foot.
Do you feel sick?

B1 to have an opinion about something

achar, sentir
I feel that she’s the best person for the job.
feel like something

B1 to seem to be similar to a type of person, thing, or situation

parecer algo
Your hands feel like ice.
feel as if/feel like…

B1 to have a feeling or idea about something that you have experienced, even though it might not be true

parecer que…/sentir-se como se…
It feels like I’ve been here forever, but it’s only been a week.
feel like something

B1 to want something

estar com vontade de comer/beber algo
I feel like a sandwich.
feel like doing something

B1 to want to do something

sentir vontade de fazer algo, estar a fim de fazer algo
Jane felt like crying.

to touch something in order to examine it

apalpar
He felt her ankle to see if it was broken.
feel different, strange, etc.

If a place, situation, etc. feels different, strange, etc., that is how it seems to you.

parecer diferente, estranho, etc.
It felt strange to see him again after so long.
The house feels empty without the kids.

Phrasal verb(s)

(Translation of “feel” from the Cambridge English–Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)