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I used to love the feeling of running, of running too far. It made my skin tingle.
Larry Bird

Meaning of "tingle" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD TINGLE

Perhaps a variant of tinkle.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF TINGLE

tingle  [ˈtɪŋɡəl] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF TINGLE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Tingle is a verb and can also act as a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb tingle in English.

WHAT DOES TINGLE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Tingle

Tingle is the video game character of the eponymous Tingle series. He was originally part of the The Legend of Zelda series, first appearing in The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask. Since his first appearance, he has appeared in each installment of the series up through Spirit Tracks, except for Twilight Princess. He has gone on to be the star of video games for the Nintendo DS: Freshly-Picked Tingle's Rosy Rupeeland, currently released in Japan and Europe, and the Japan exclusive games Tingle's Balloon Fight DS, Irozuki Tincle no Koi no Balloon Trip, as well as the DSiWare application Dekisugi Tingle Pack.

Definition of tingle in the English dictionary

The definition of tingle in the dictionary is to feel or cause to feel a prickling, itching, or stinging sensation of the flesh, as from a cold plunge or electric shock. Other definition of tingle is a sensation of tingling.

CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO TINGLE

PRESENT

Present
I tingle
you tingle
he/she/it tingles
we tingle
you tingle
they tingle
Present continuous
I am tingling
you are tingling
he/she/it is tingling
we are tingling
you are tingling
they are tingling
Present perfect
I have tingled
you have tingled
he/she/it has tingled
we have tingled
you have tingled
they have tingled
Present perfect continuous
I have been tingling
you have been tingling
he/she/it has been tingling
we have been tingling
you have been tingling
they have been tingling
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I tingled
you tingled
he/she/it tingled
we tingled
you tingled
they tingled
Past continuous
I was tingling
you were tingling
he/she/it was tingling
we were tingling
you were tingling
they were tingling
Past perfect
I had tingled
you had tingled
he/she/it had tingled
we had tingled
you had tingled
they had tingled
Past perfect continuous
I had been tingling
you had been tingling
he/she/it had been tingling
we had been tingling
you had been tingling
they had been tingling
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will tingle
you will tingle
he/she/it will tingle
we will tingle
you will tingle
they will tingle
Future continuous
I will be tingling
you will be tingling
he/she/it will be tingling
we will be tingling
you will be tingling
they will be tingling
Future perfect
I will have tingled
you will have tingled
he/she/it will have tingled
we will have tingled
you will have tingled
they will have tingled
Future perfect continuous
I will have been tingling
you will have been tingling
he/she/it will have been tingling
we will have been tingling
you will have been tingling
they will have been tingling
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would tingle
you would tingle
he/she/it would tingle
we would tingle
you would tingle
they would tingle
Conditional continuous
I would be tingling
you would be tingling
he/she/it would be tingling
we would be tingling
you would be tingling
they would be tingling
Conditional perfect
I would have tingle
you would have tingle
he/she/it would have tingle
we would have tingle
you would have tingle
they would have tingle
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been tingling
you would have been tingling
he/she/it would have been tingling
we would have been tingling
you would have been tingling
they would have been tingling
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you tingle
we let´s tingle
you tingle
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to tingle
Past participle
tingled
Present Participle
tingling
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH TINGLE


atingle
əˈtɪŋɡəl
bemingle
bɪˈmɪŋɡəl
bingle
ˈbɪŋɡəl
cassingle
kəˈsɪŋɡəl
Christingle
ˌkrɪsˈtɪŋɡəl
commingle
kɒˈmɪŋɡəl
cringle
ˈkrɪŋɡəl
dingle
ˈdɪŋɡəl
ingle
ˈɪŋɡəl
intermingle
ˌɪntəˈmɪŋɡəl
jingle
ˈdʒɪŋɡəl
lingel
ˈlɪŋɡəl
mingle
ˈmɪŋɡəl
pingle
ˈpɪŋɡəl
shingle
ˈʃɪŋɡəl
single
ˈsɪŋɡəl
surcingle
ˈsɜːˌsɪŋɡəl
swingle
ˈswɪŋɡəl
tringle
ˈtrɪŋɡəl
unmingle
ʌnˈmɪŋɡəl

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE TINGLE

tinea cruris
tinea pedis
tineal
tined
tineid
tinfoil
tinful
ting
ting-a-ling
tinge
tingler
tingling
tinglingly
tinglish
tingly
tinguaite
tinhorn
tinier
tiniest
tinily

WORDS THAT END LIKE TINGLE

angle
bangle
board-and-shingle
dangle
debut single
dongle
hit single
immingle
jungle
kingle
Kriss Kringle
love triangle
maxi single
rectangle
right angle
right-angled triangle
swinging single
tangle
the Golden Triangle
triangle

Synonyms and antonyms of tingle in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «TINGLE»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «tingle» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of tingle

Translation of «tingle» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF TINGLE

Find out the translation of tingle to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of tingle from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «tingle» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

略感刺痛
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

sentir un hormigueo
570 millions of speakers

English

tingle
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

झुनझुनी
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

ارتعش
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

покалывание
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

formigar
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

শিহরণ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

picoter
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Merengek
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

kribbeln
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ひりひりする
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

따끔거리다
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Tingle
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

ngứa
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கூச்சம்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

झुळका
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

sızlama
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

pizzicare
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

mrowienie
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

поколювання
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Tingle
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

καίω
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

tuit
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

pirra
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Tingle
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of tingle

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «TINGLE»

The term «tingle» is quite widely used and occupies the 40.528 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «TINGLE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about tingle

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7 QUOTES WITH «TINGLE»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word tingle.
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Larry Bird
I used to love the feeling of running, of running too far. It made my skin tingle.
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Clive Davis
Watching artists like Joplin perform, I felt that tingle down my spine; I experienced the wonders of a cultural and musical revolution.
3
Felicity Kendal
When I was little I always thought I was marked out, special, on the verge of something momentous. I used to tingle with anticipation.
4
King Krule
Especially with the live, just the way I curve words, it's about expression. It's so emotive, to be able to release these words into a mike. It really emphasizes this insane tingle down my spine whenever I play.
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Andy Partridge
If it's a good LP, you'll get that tingle that makes you put it on again no matter what your initial reaction was. On the other hand, if you don't get that tingle, you'd better take it straight down to the record exchange.
6
Charlie Rowe
Heights make my feet tingle; not sure if that is a phobia, but it isn't the greatest feeling.
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Alex Steffen
What makes creative people tingle are interesting problems, the chance to impress their friends, and caffeine.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «TINGLE»

Discover the use of tingle in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to tingle and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Law and Nursing
Up to date information on: The revised NHS patient complaints system; Human Tissue Act 2004; Mental Capacity Act 2005; and Developments in patient safety and risk management Accessible, up to date account of the law and its application to ...
Jean McHale, John Tingle, 2007
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Nursing Law and Ethics
The book provides an overview of the legal, ethical and professional dimensions of nursing, followed by exploration of key issues in greater depth. This edition features updated legislation and new material on patient safety.
John Tingle, Alan Cribb, 2013
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Far Traveler
Wyn takes the first risk of her life and flees. Disguising herself as a boy, she adopts a new identity as a traveling storyteller called Widsith (far traveler) and reinvents herself, drawing upon the books she has loved all her life.
Rebecca Tingle, 2005
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When Turtle Grew Feathers: A Folktale from the Choctaw Nation
A Native American version of the big race between the turtle and the hare shows that it was not being slow and steady that won turtle the big race.
Tim Tingle, 2007
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Islam & Christianity
Donald S. Tingle compares Islam and Christianity, describes how Muslims view Christians, and discusses how Christian mission to the Muslim world is being undertaken.
Donald S. Tingle, 1985
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Spooky Texas Tales
Collects ten stories set in Texas and starring ghosts, monsters, and haunted places.
Tim Tingle, Doc Moore, 2005
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Tingle Bells
As thrilled as they all are with me for saving Christmas and beyond—the Tingle Bells are going to be a huge seller, ongoing—they're all pissed that I haven't brought you home. I made it clear you did way more to save Christmas than I did.
Mardi Ballou, 2006
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Clinical Guidelines: Law, Policy and Practice
This book looks at how clinical guidelines are developed and applied and draws together principles of best practice.
John Tingle, Charles Foster, 2002
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Tingle All the Way
Ellora's Cave Publishing www.ellorascave.com Tingle All the Way ISBN 9781419938375 ALL RIGHTS RESERVED Tingle All the Way Copyright © 2011 Mackenzie McKade Edited by Jillian Bell Photography and cover design by Syneca ...
Mackenzie McKade, 2011
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Quarterly Essay 46: Government, Entitlement and an Angry Nation
Respected journalist Laura Tingle writes on politics, affluence and an angry nation.
Laura Tingle, 2012

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «TINGLE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term tingle is used in the context of the following news items.
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Astronaut receives hero's welcome at Carver Elementary
I'm very humbled by it," Tingle said. "I don't feel worthy of that because they're going to amount to much more than I have ever done in my life or my career. «Montgomery Advertiser, Apr 15»
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'Go Go Glad': Gladys Tingle runs 10k race on 84th birthday
Gladys Tingle started competing in marathons in her 70s and is known for walking around her home town of Horncastle in Lincolnshire for miles every day. «BBC News, Mar 15»
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'Pounded By The Gay Color Changing Dress' Released By Chuck …
Just when you thought you'd seen the last of #TheDress... Erotic writer Chuck Tingle took it upon himself last week to turn one of the most viral sensations of all ... «Huffington Post, Mar 15»
4
Seen At 11: 'The Tingles' Helping Millions Relax, Get Better Sleep
The technical term for that tingly feeling is ASMR — autonomous sensory meridian response — more commonly known as tingle response. It is sights and ... «CBS Local, Feb 15»
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Tingle Arrives In Hyrule Warriors On February 5
In preparation for Majora's Mask arriving on 3DS this spring, Nintendo is bringing some of that magic to Hyrule Warriors. The biggest fairy fan in the land, Tingle, ... «Game Informer, Jan 15»
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Police identify New Albany slaying victim, son to be charged
His first appearance in front of a judge came days after police said he hit his father, Robert Tingle, in the head with a pry bar -- three or four times -- and then ... «WLKY Louisville, Jan 15»
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A new angle for Jimmy Tingle
It's kind of loud during lunch hour at Grendel's Den in Cambridge. But from the moment political humorist Jimmy Tingle sits down at the table, the din is easy to ... «Taunton Daily Gazette, Dec 14»
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Paul Nicholls' Dodging Bullets triumphs in Tingle Creek at Sandown
Oscar Whisky, a Grade One winner over both hurdles and fences, emerged as a contender for the Tingle Creek Chase, Saturday's feature race, only when ... «The Guardian, Dec 14»
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Horse racing inspection: Sandown Tingle Creek beats frost threat
This afternoon's high-profile meeting at Sandown has survived a 10.30am inspection after a heavy overnight frost. Temperatures dipped below freezing ... «SkySports, Dec 14»
10
Somersby a threat in 888sport Tingle Creek Chase at Sandown Park
Watch out for Somersby – that's the advice from Jamie Moore Saturday's 888sport Tingle Creek Chase. Balder Succes is the 11/4 favourite with the sponsors for ... «Get Surrey, Dec 14»

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« EDUCALINGO. Tingle [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/tingle>. Oct 2019 ».
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