[ verb ] have an inclination for something or some activity


"I feel like staying in bed all day" "I feel like a cold beer now"

Used in print

(Christopher Davis, First Family....)

He ate what he felt_like , slept as much or as little as he pleased , and moved about the draughty rooms of the house , when he was not in bed , with slow dubious steps , like an elderly tourist in a cathedral .

`` I mean , do you feel_like seeing Kate '' ?

(William Maxwell, The Chateau....)

`` All because I did n't feel_like dancing '' .

(Jane Gilmore Rushing, "Against the Moon,"...)

Linda_Kay felt_like going_off to the bedroom to cry ; but they were going_up to the Big_House after supper , and she had_to put_on a clean dress and fix her hair a_little .

(Robert Heinlein, Stranger in a Strange Land....)

`` I ought to be asleep , too , but I felt_like a snack .

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