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feeler

 
Noun feeler has 4 senses
  1. antenna, feeler - one of a pair of mobile appendages on the head of e.g. insects and crustaceans; typically sensitive to touch and taste
    --1 is a kind of tentacle
    Derived forms: verb feel11, verb feel9
  2. overture, advance, approach, feeler - a tentative suggestion designed to elicit the reactions of others; "she rejected his advances"
    --2 is a kind of suggestion, proposition, proffer
  3. antenna, feeler - sensitivity similar to that of a receptor organ; "he had a special antenna for public relations"
    --3 is a kind of sensitivity, sensitiveness
  4. barbel, feeler - slender tactile process on the jaws of a fish
    --4 is a kind of tentacle
    Derived forms: verb feel11, verb feel9
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