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tingle

noun

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  1. a sharp unpleasant sensation usually felt in some specific part of the body can't stand those funny tingles I get when my foot falls asleep Synonyms ache, pang, prick, shoot, smart, sting, stitch, throe, pain, twingeRelated Words discomfort, distress, soreness, tenderness; affliction, agony, anguish, misery, sufferance, suffering, torment, torture; inflammation, sore, swelling; damage, detriment, harm, hurt, injury; backache, bellyache, charley horse, colic, complaint, earache, gripe, headache, stomachache, toothacheNear Antonyms comfort, ease, easiness


tingle

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of tingle

  1. to make a repeated sharp light ringing sound awoke to the steady pitter-patter of raindrops tingling on the rooftop Synonyms chink, clink, jingle, tinkleRelated Words clang, clangor, clank, clash, crash; clack, clatter, rattle; chime, ding, ding-dong, gong, jangle, ping, plink, ring


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