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Synonyms for prickling

Noun

1. prickling, tingle, tingling, somesthesia, somaesthesia, somatesthesia, somatic sensation
usage: a somatic sensation as from many tiny prickles

Verb

1. prickle, prick, prick, sting, twinge
usage: cause a prickling sensation
2. tingle, prickle, itch
usage: cause a stinging or tingling sensation
3. prickle, prick, pierce
usage: make a small hole into, as with a needle or a thorn; "The nurse pricked my finger to get a small blood sample"
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