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believe (bi LEEV) (verb)
1. To accept as true or real: Many people seem to believe that theory, but Jerry finds it difficult to accept.
2. To understand and accept on faith; to have an opinion or conviction as to the truth of something: Looking out the window, Colby saw enough to believe that it would rain that day.
3. To have trust in the ability, worth, etc., of someone or something: The football team hasn't won a championship in many years, but their fans still believe that they will win one day.
4. To regard the existence of God as a reality and to have religious beliefs: Elisabeth goes to church every week to worship God and because she really does believe that Christ is her Savior.
feel (FEEL) (verb)
1. To perceive as a physical sensation: Adeline wants to feel the fabric to determine if it is wool or cotton.
2. To learn about and to experience something through touch or physical exploration: To read Braille, Maxwell feels the raised dots on the page.
3. To be aware of, to be conscious of a state of mind or impression, to experience sympathy or compassion with respect to a situation or individual: Shana expects to feel great sympathy with those who have recently lost their jobs.
4. To believe or to think something: Ester couldn't help but feel the need to say something about the behavior of the neighbor's dog when no one is home.

Frieda really wants to believe that her team will win this season because she is convinced that they can do it. She also can't help but feel that it is important for people to have something of value to have confidence in.

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(Latin: touch, feel; try; reach; handle; evaluate, estimate)
(Latin: to feel pain, to grieve; sorrow, grief, mourning)
(Latin: reciprocus, turning back the same way, alternating; turning backward and forward; to give, to do, to feel, or to show in return)
(Late Latin: feeler, to feel; a flexible appendage serving as an organ for moving around or for touching)
Word Entries containing the term: “feel
Adolescence is a period when teenagers feel that they will never be as ignorant as their parents.
This entry is located in the following unit: paraprosdokian, paraprosdokia (page 2)
Contratemps are the resentments permanent workers feel toward "temp" workers.
This entry is located in the following unit: paraprosdokian, paraprosdokia (page 3)
You feel stuck with your debt if you can't budge it.
This entry is located in the following unit: paraprosdokian, paraprosdokia (page 7)