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1. feeling

noun. ['ˈfiːlɪŋ'] the experiencing of affective and emotional states.

Synonyms

  • sadness
  • liking
  • twinge
  • soul
  • soulfulness
  • ambivalency
  • stab
  • sex
  • astonishment
  • humour
  • warmheartedness
  • fellow feeling
  • affectionateness
  • bravery
  • pleasance
  • fearlessness
  • sentiment
  • sexual urge
  • emotion
  • despair
  • expectation
  • gravity
  • passion
  • thing
  • unhappiness
  • ungratefulness
  • shame
  • warmness
  • hope
  • affect
  • fondness
  • sensitivity
  • tenderness
  • complex
  • philia
  • humbleness
  • humility
  • ingratitude
  • unconcern
  • sympathy
  • pang
  • devastation
  • passionateness
  • humor
  • pleasure
  • temper
  • apathy
  • solemnity
  • pain
  • glow
  • happiness
  • enthusiasm
  • painfulness
  • calmness
  • mood
  • faintness
  • state
  • ambivalence
  • pridefulness
  • dislike
  • pride
  • sensitiveness
  • affection
  • gratitude
  • desire
  • heart
  • levity
  • agitation

Antonyms

  • humility
  • liking
  • calmness
  • concern
  • hope
  • pleasure
  • gravity
  • dislike
  • pride
  • gratitude
  • ingratitude
  • despair
  • pain
  • fear
  • happiness
  • levity
  • agitation

Etymology

  • -ing (English)
  • -ing (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • feel (English)
  • feele (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Sinking Feeling

  • unappealing
  • darjeeling
  • concealing
  • unfeeling
  • squealing
  • revealing
  • repealing
  • wheeling
  • stealing
  • frieling
  • freehling
  • appealing
  • annealing
  • teeling
  • sieling
  • seeling
  • sealing
  • reeling
  • peeling
  • mealing
  • kneeling
  • keeling
  • heling
  • heeling
  • healing
  • dealing
  • ceiling
  • ealing

Example sentences of the word sinking-feeling


1. Noun Phrase
Try to imagine a sinking feeling that permeates your entire body.

2. Noun Phrase
Eventually, you may get that sinking feeling that your mobile home needs a floor change.

3. Noun Phrase
Every computer user knows that frustrated, sinking feeling that occurs when a system crash strikes.

4. Noun Phrase
Seek help immediately when you get a sinking feeling during a difficult college course.

2. feeling

noun. ['ˈfiːlɪŋ'] a vague idea in which some confidence is placed.

Synonyms

  • presence
  • thought
  • idea
  • belief
  • impression
  • suspicion
  • notion
  • effect
  • intuition
  • hunch
  • opinion

Antonyms

  • nonreligious person
  • follower
  • bad guy
  • partisan

Etymology

  • -ing (English)
  • -ing (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • feel (English)
  • feele (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. feeling

noun. ['ˈfiːlɪŋ'] the general atmosphere of a place or situation and the effect that it has on people.

Synonyms

  • flavor
  • look
  • spirit
  • tone
  • atmosphere
  • Hollywood
  • Zeitgeist
  • smell
  • flavour
  • ambiance
  • ambience

Antonyms

  • member
  • good guy
  • smoker
  • resident

Etymology

  • -ing (English)
  • -ing (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • feel (English)
  • feele (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. feeling

noun. ['ˈfiːlɪŋ'] a physical sensation that you experience.

Synonyms

  • somatesthesia
  • somaesthesia
  • constriction
  • somesthesia
  • tightness

Antonyms

  • stranger
  • introvert
  • withholder
  • male

Etymology

  • -ing (English)
  • -ing (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • feel (English)
  • feele (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. feeling

noun. ['ˈfiːlɪŋ'] the sensation produced by pressure receptors in the skin.

Synonyms

  • tactile sensation
  • perception
  • creepiness
  • haptic sensation
  • touch sensation
  • tactual sensation
  • touch
  • cutaneous sensation

Antonyms

  • loser
  • unemotional person
  • worker
  • extrovert

Etymology

  • -ing (English)
  • -ing (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • feel (English)
  • feele (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. sinking

noun. ['ˈsɪŋkɪŋ'] a descent as through liquid (especially through water).

Synonyms

  • immersion
  • submergence
  • descent
  • submerging
  • submersion
  • going under
  • subsidence
  • subsiding
  • foundering

Antonyms

  • inflate
  • accelerate
  • stretch
  • expand

7. sinking

noun. ['ˈsɪŋkɪŋ'] a slow fall or decline (as for lack of strength).

Synonyms

  • lessening
  • drop-off

Antonyms

  • emersion
  • appearance
  • egress

8. feeling

noun. ['ˈfiːlɪŋ'] an intuitive understanding of something.

Synonyms

  • intuitive feeling
  • intuition

Antonyms

  • joy
  • disinclination
  • disapproval

Etymology

  • -ing (English)
  • -ing (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • feel (English)
  • feele (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. sinking

noun. ['ˈsɪŋkɪŋ'] a feeling caused by uneasiness or apprehension.

Synonyms

  • sinking feeling

Antonyms

  • lengthen
  • strengthen
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