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feel for sb

verb uk phrasal verb with feel   /fiːl/ (felt, felt) us  
to experience sympathy and sadness for someone because they are suffering: I know what it's like to be lonely, so I do feel for her.
Translations of “feel for sb”
in Chinese (Traditional) 同情,憐憫(某人)…
in Russian жалеть кого-либо…
in Turkish birine acımak, sempati duymak, üzülmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 同情,怜悯(某人)…
in Polish współczuć komuś…
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