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tingle

tin·gle

tingle

 
 
pronunciation:
tIng gl
parts of speech:
verb, noun
part of speech: verb
inflections: tingled, tingles, tingling
definition 1: to have a light stinging or prickly feeling.
My cheeks tingled when I came inside from the cold.
similar words:
crawl, creep, itch, smart, sting, tickle
definition 2: to cause a light stinging or prickly feeling.
This shampoo tingles.
similar words:
smart, sting, tickle
 
part of speech: noun
definition: a light prickly or stinging feeling.
I felt a tingle when I dove into the freezing water.
synonyms:
itch, sting
similar words:
thrill, tickle
derivations: tinglingly (adv.), tingler (n.)