Put Out Feelers

What Does "Put Out Feelers" Mean?

"Put out feelers" is an English idiom. It means "to make tentative inquiries or seek information to gauge interest, opinions, or potential opportunities."

Examples in Sentences

Here are three examples of the idiom "put out feelers" used in a sentence:

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