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British English: /ˈtɪk(ə)l/
American English: /ˈtɪk(ə)l/

Translation of tickle in Italian:


  • to give somebody a tickle
    fare il solletico a qualcuno
    I've got a tickle in my throat
    ho un pizzicore alla gola

transitive verb

  • 1
    (person, feather)
    fare il solletico a, solleticare
    to tickle somebody in the ribs, on the tummy
    fare il solletico a qualcuno sui fianchi, sulla pancia
    to tickle somebody under the chin
    fare il solletico a qualcuno sotto il mento
  • 3 [informal] [figurative]
    (gratify) stuzzicare (palate, vanity)
    stimolare (senses)
    (amuse) divertire (person)
    to tickle somebody's fancy
    (amuse somebody) piacere a qualcuno
    (appeal to somebody) allettare qualcuno

intransitive verb

  • (blanket, garment)
    fare il solletico


to have a (bit of) slap and tickle

(British English) [informal] [archaic]

to be tickled pink o to death

essere contento come una pasqua
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