feel about (for someone or something)(redirected from feeling about for somebody)
feel about (for someone or something)
To grope around to locate someone or something by touch, especially in the dark or a similar situation where one's vision is limited. I had to feel about for the light switch for a minute before I was able to find it. I'm feeling about under the couch, but I don't think your phone is down here, Mom.
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