feel like something/like doing something

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feel like

1. To have the urge or desire to do something. Where do you feel like going to dinner?
2. To feel the urge or desire to have something. I just feel like a burger and fries, nothing fancy.
3. To feel as one usually does. In this usage, "like" is followed by a reflexive pronoun. I'm finally starting to feel like myself again, after battling that cold for weeks.
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feel like someone or something

to have the feel of someone or something; to seem to be someone or something according to feel or touch. Whoever this is feels like Tom. Sort of soft and pudgy. This thing feels like a rubber hose, not a hot dog.
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feel like

Have an inclination or desire for, as in I feel like going out tonight, or Do you feel like steak for dinner? [Colloquial; early 1800s]
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feel like something/like doing something

want to have or do something: Do you know what I feel like? A nice cup of tea!I’m so tired that I feel like going straight to bed.
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feel like

v.
1. To desire to do something: We all got bored and felt like leaving. I feel like ordering a cup of coffee.
2. To desire to have something: I feel like a cup of coffee.
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feel like (oneself)

To sense oneself as being in one's normal state of health or spirits: I just don't feel like myself today.
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feel like

Informal
To have an inclination or desire for: felt like going for a walk.
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