→ I had a strange feeling in my neck.
→ I had an itchy feeling in my nose.
a burning feeling une sensation de brûlure
to have no feeling in sth, After the accident he had no feeling in his legs. Après l'accident, il ne sentait plus ses jambes.
[+satisfaction, jealousy, hostility] sentiment m
→ ... strong feelings of jealousy ...
→ I had the terrible feeling of being left behind
a feeling of satisfaction un sentiment de satisfaction
→ It gave me a feeling of satisfaction.
bad feeling animosité f
→ There's been some bad feeling between the two families
I know the feeling je sais ce que c'est
→ I know the feeling, I've been there too
(=opinion) sentiment m
my feeling is that ... j'estime que ...
→ My feeling is that it would work very well.
(=impression) sentiment m
I have a feeling that ... j'ai le sentiment que ..., j'ai l'impression que ...
→ I have a feeling that everything will come right for us
→ He had the feeling he might be in for a long wait
(=sensitivity) sensibilité f
→ How can he behave with such lack of feeling?
(=sensibilities) sentiments mpl
→ He has no respect for anyone's feelings.
→ What about my feelings?
to hurt sb's feelings blesser qn
→ He was afraid of hurting my feelings ...
(=emotions) sentiments mpl
→ He described his feelings to me.
feelings were running high les passions se déchaînaient
Feelings ran high about it. Cela a déchaîné les passions.
→ Feelings are running high about the ill treatment of the refugees
no hard feelings
(=no resentment) (said during argument)
There were no hard feelings on either side. Il n'y avait de rancune ni d'un côté ni de l'autre.
feelings towards sb sentiments à l'égard de qn
→ My feelings towards Susan have changed over the years
feelings about sth sentiments à propos de qch
→ What are your feelings about returning to university?
What are your feelings about the matter? Quels sont vos sentiments sur cette question?
to make one's feelings clear exprimer ses sentiments
→ Woodley made his feelings about McSporran clear
to have strong feelings about sth
(=definite views) avoir des idées arrêtées sur qch
→ I have strong feelings about racism and sexism
to have mixed feelings about sb/sth avoir des sentiments mitigés à propos de qn/qch
→ I have mixed feelings about the film.
(=attraction) to have feelings for sb avoir des sentiments pour qn
n sympathie f
(=instinctive feeling) instinct m
→ My gut feeling was that this woman was a good woman.
n ressentiment m , rancune f