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tingly

[ting-glee] /ˈtɪŋ gli/
adjective, tinglier, tingliest.
1.
tingling or causing a tingling sensation.
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900; tingle + -y1
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adj.

1898, from tingle + -y (2). Related: Tingliness.

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