The definition of felt is a fabric made of animal fibers that have been twisted and pressed together.(noun)
An example of felt is flat pieces of dyed wool that are used in children's crafting projects.
Felt is defined as to twist and compress animal fibers together to create a matted fabric.(verb)
An example of felt is putting a wool knit purse in the washing machine with hot water for a long time causing the fabric to mat up into a springy pad.
Felt means to have had a feeling.(verb)
An example of felt is someone feeling another person touch their arm.
See felt in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME < OE, akin to Ger filz, Du filt (basic sense, “cloth made by pounding or beating”) < IE base *pel-, to beat, strike > L pellere, to beat, drive
transitive verb, intransitive verb
See felt in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old English; see pel-5 in Indo-European roots.
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