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tin·gle

 (tĭng′gəl)
v. tin·gled, tin·gling, tin·gles
v.intr.
1. To have the sensation of being tapped or poked lightly with many needles in a certain area of the body, often caused by the cold, a sharp slap, or excitement: tingled all over with joy.
2. To cause such a sensation: The scratchy fabric tingled.
v.tr.
To cause to tingle.
n.
A tingling sensation.

[Middle English tinglen, alteration of tinklen; see tinkle.]

tin′gler n.
tin′gly adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tingling - a somatic sensation as from many tiny prickles
somaesthesia, somatesthesia, somatic sensation, somesthesia - the perception of tactual or proprioceptive or gut sensations; "he relied on somesthesia to warn him of pressure changes"
pins and needles - a sharp tingling sensation from lack of circulation
Adj.1.tingling - exciting by touching lightly so as to cause laughter or twitching movements
exciting - creating or arousing excitement; "an exciting account of her trip"
Translations
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tingling

[ˈtɪŋglɪŋ]
A. Nhormigueo m
B. ADJ a tingling sensationuna sensación de hormigueo

tingling

[ˈtɪŋglɪŋ] npicotements mpl

tingling

nPrickeln nt, → Kribbeln nt (inf); (from blows) → leichtes Brennen
adj (with cold, freshness, excitement) → prickelnd; (with blows) → brennend

tingling

n hormigueo
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