feel up to (doing something)

feel up to (doing something)

To have enough energy, motivation, or emotional wherewithal to be able to do something. While I was sick, I didn't feel up to doing much besides napping and watching TV. I'm sure Bob doesn't feel up to going back to work so soon after the tragedy.
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feel up to something

to feel well enough or prepared enough to do something. (Often in the negative.) I don't feel up to jogging today. Aunt Mary didn't feel up to making the visit.
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feel up to

Consider oneself capable or able to do something, as in Do you feel up to a three-mile run? or I don't feel up to another evening out. [Late 1800s] Also see equal to; up to.
See also: feel, up