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tingle

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tingle (third-person singular simple present tingles, present participle tingling, simple past and past participle tingled)

  1. To have a prickling or mildly stinging sensation.
  2. To make ringing sounds, to twang.
    • 1851, Herman Melville, Moby Dick, chapter 13
      Sideways leaning, we sideways darted; every ropeyarn tingling like a wire; the two tall masts buckling like Indian canes in land tornadoes.
    • Charles Dickens
      sharp tingling bells
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NounEdit

tingle (plural tingles)

  1. A prickling or stinging sensation.
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Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

tingle (third-person singular simple present tingles, present participle tingling, simple past and past participle tingled)

  1. To ring
  2. To cause to ring

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