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Phrasal Verbs

feel for

This page is about the phrasal verb feel for

Meaning: If you feel for someone, you have sympathy for them or feel sad because they are suffering.

Synonym: sympathize with (formal)

For example:

  • feel for sb We all felt for Vince when we heard about what had happened to his dog.

  • feel for sb I feel for her because I know what she's going through.

Quick Quiz:

Everyone felt for Robbie when he told us that he was

a. a millionaire

b. heartbroken

c. into bodybuilding

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