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tingly

[ting-glee] /ˈtɪŋ gli/
adjective, tinglier, tingliest.
1.
tingling or causing a tingling sensation.
Origin of tingly
1895-1900
1895-1900; tingle + -y1
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  • He says that he no longer has the tingly feeling and he has no presentiment of evil, both of which I consider good signs.

    The Treasure of the Tigris A. F. Mockler Ferryman
  • And ten minutes later, when I'm shooed out, I'm feelin' so chesty and happy that I'm tingly all over.

    The House of Torchy Sewell Ford
Word Origin and History for tingly
adj.

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

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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