Meaning of tingle

tin•gle

Pronunciation: (ting'gul), [key]
— v., n. -gled, -gling,
—v.i.
  1. to have a sensation of slight prickles, stings, or tremors, as from cold, a sharp blow, excitement, etc.: I tingle all over.
  2. to cause such a sensation: The scratch tingles.
—n.
  1. a tingling sensation.
  2. the tingling action of cold, a blow, excitement, etc.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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