verb (used with object), prick·led, prick·ling.
verb (used without object), prick·led, prick·ling.
Related formsun·prick·led, adjective
Examples from the Web for prickling
And then, like a prickling of cold, there passed over him once more that little sense of danger.Young People's Pride|Stephen Vincent Benet
He woke some time later with the prickling feeling of danger on his skin.The Buttoned Sky|Geoff St. Reynard
Meanwhile, his person became emaciated, and he complained to his brother that he experienced a prickling sensation in the head.
That instant, wherever the weight of his hand had been, the prickling began.The Wonder of War on Land|Francis Rolt-Wheeler
A prickling sensation coursed up his spine, his extended arm went numb, his hand trembled violently.Astounding Stories of Super-Science January 1930|Victor Rousseau