Dictionary: A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z

Feelies



noun

A sort of motion picture that has tactile as well as visual and auditory effects: When the holograms acquire tactile capability, they fulfill Huxley’s vision of ‘feelies’

[1931+; modeled on movie and talkie; most prominently employed by Aldous Huxley in his 1932 novel Brave New World]

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Feeling

    [fee-ling] /ˈfi lɪŋ/ noun 1. the function or the power of perceiving by touch. 2. physical sensation not connected with sight, hearing, taste, or smell. 3. a particular sensation of this kind: a feeling of warmth; a feeling of pain. 4. the general state of consciousness considered independently of particular sensations, thoughts, etc. 5. a […]

  • Feelings

    [fee-ling] /ˈfi lɪŋ/ noun 1. the function or the power of perceiving by touch. 2. physical sensation not connected with sight, hearing, taste, or smell. 3. a particular sensation of this kind: a feeling of warmth; a feeling of pain. 4. the general state of consciousness considered independently of particular sensations, thoughts, etc. 5. a […]



  • Feel-like

    [lahyk] /laɪk/ adjective, (Poetic) liker, likest. 1. of the same form, appearance, kind, character, amount, etc.: I cannot remember a like instance. 2. corresponding or agreeing in general or in some noticeable respect; similar; analogous: drawing, painting, and like arts. 3. bearing resemblance. 4. Dialect. or probable: ‘Tis like that he’s gone mad. 5. Dialect. […]

  • Feel like death

    see: look like death



Disclaimer: Feelies definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.