There are 2 main definitions of tingle in English:

tingle1

Line breaks: tin¦gle
Pronunciation: /ˈtɪŋɡ(ə)l
 
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verb

Experience or cause to experience a slight prickling or stinging sensation: [no object]: she was tingling with excitement [with object]: a standing ovation that tingled your spine
More example sentences
  • Suddenly, Jerry's spine tingled, as a slight breeze washed over him.
  • She felt the corner of her eyes prickle and her nose tingled as tiny tears slipped down her cheek, mingling with the blood.
  • I knew Seth wasn't jealous or anything but my stomach tingled at the slightest possibility that he was.
Synonyms
prickle, sting, smart, prick, itch, be itchy, be irritated, have a creeping sensation, have goose pimples, have gooseflesh, have pins and needles;
North American have goosebumps
tremble, quiver, quaver, shiver, quake, twitch, wiggle, throb, shudder, pulsate, vibrate

noun

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A slight prickling or stinging sensation: a tingle of anticipation
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  • A slight tingle filled her hands as she held the vessel and she could feel her anxiety pass into nothingness.
  • At the moment, all she felt was a slight tingle on the surface of her skin.
  • At most, such discharges may cause a slight tingle in the skin of those touching the patient at the time.
Synonyms
North American goosebumps
tremor, wave, rush, surge, flash, flush, blaze, stab, dart, throb, tremble, quiver, shiver, flutter, shudder, vibration;
flow, gush, stream, flood, torrent

Origin

late Middle English: perhaps a variant of tinkle. The original notion was perhaps 'ring in response to a loud noise', but the term was very early applied to the result of hearing something shocking.

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There are 2 main definitions of tingle in English:

tingle2

Line breaks: tin¦gle
Pronunciation: /ˈtɪŋɡ(ə)l
 
/

noun

An S-shaped metal clip used to support heavy panes of glass or slates on a roof.

Origin

Middle English (denoting a small tack): related to Middle High German zingel 'small tack or hook', probably from a Germanic base meaning 'fasten'. The current sense dates from the late 19th century.

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