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Meaning of TINGLE

Pronunciation:  'tinggul

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a prickling somatic sensation as from many tiny pricks
  2. [n]  an almost pleasurable sensation of fright; "a frisson of surprise shot through him"
  3. [v]  cause a tingling sensation
 

TINGLE is a 6 letter word that starts with T.

 

 Synonyms: chill, frisson, prickle, prickling, quiver, shiver, shudder, thrill, tingling
 
 See Also: fear, fearfulness, fright, itch, pins and needles, somaesthesia, somatesthesia, somatic sensation, somesthesia

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Tin"gle\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Tingled}; p. pr. & vb. n.
{Tingling}.] [Freq. of ting. Cf. {Tinkle}.]
1. To feel a kind of thrilling sensation, as in hearing a
   shrill sound.

         At which both the ears of every one that heareth it
         shall tingle.                         --1 Sam. iii.
                                               11.

2. To feel a sharp, thrilling pain.

         The pale boy senator yet tingling stands. --Pope.

3. To have, or to cause, a sharp, thrilling sensation, or a
   slight pricking sensation.

         They suck pollution through their tingling vein.
                                               --Tickell.

 

 

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