|the past tense and past participle of feel|
|1.||a. a matted fabric of wool, hair, etc, made by working the fibres together under pressure or by heat or chemical action|
|b. (as modifier): a felt hat|
|2.||any material, such as asbestos, made by a similar process of matting|
|3.||(tr) to make into or cover with felt|
|4.||(intr) to become matted|
|[Old English; related to Old Saxon filt, Old High German filz felt, Latin pellere to beat, Greek pelas close; see |
v. felt (fělt), feel·ing, feels
To perceive through the sense of touch.
To perceive as a physical sensation, as of pain.
To be conscious of a particular physical, mental, or emotional state.