[ ting-glee ]
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adjective,tin·gli·er, tin·gli·est.
  1. tingling or causing a tingling sensation.

Origin of tingly

First recorded in 1895–1900; tingle + -y1

Words Nearby tingly

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How to use tingly in a sentence

  • In a couple of hours they feel tingly all over, and they know that there most be poisonous substances in their circulation.

    Psychotherapy | James J. Walsh
  • 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
  • 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