Synonyms of tingle


1. frisson, shiver, chill, quiver, shudder, thrill, tingle, fear, fearfulness, fright

usage: an almost pleasurable sensation of fright; "a frisson of surprise shot through him"

2. prickling, tingle, tingling, somesthesia, somaesthesia, somatesthesia, somatic sensation

usage: a somatic sensation as from many tiny prickles


1. tingle, prickle, itch

usage: cause a stinging or tingling sensation

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