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  1. tickles

    Tickling is the act of touching a part of a body in a way that causes involuntary twitching movements or laughter. The word "tickle" evolved from the Middle English tikelen, perhaps frequentative of ticken, to touch lightly.In 1897, psychologists G. Stanley Hall and Arthur Allin described a "tickle" as two different types of phenomena. One type is caused by very light movement across the skin. This type of tickle, called a knismesis, generally does not produce laughter and is sometimes accompanied by an itching sensation.


  1. Tickles

    "Tickles" is the tenth single by Swedish singer Elin Lanto from her second studio album "Love Made Me Do It". The song is a synth-pop track and a further example of how Lanto has changed her musical style since debut album "One".

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Tickles is ranked #112568 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Tickles surname appeared 156 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Tickles.

    54.4% or 85 total occurrences were Black.
    43.5% or 68 total occurrences were White.

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  1. stickle

  2. icklest

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tickles in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tickles in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of tickles in a Sentence

  1. Joan Salge Blake:

    There is variety of healthy dietary patterns to follow, whatever tickles your fancy and your palate.

  2. Conway Police Department -RRB- Tatum:

    These people are idiots, and I don't think that they are even acting in good faith. They want to do what tickles the emotions of people to get a vote. They don't care about these people that are using these drugs. They want a vote.

  3. Chris Breitigan:

    I ’ll be right on the verge of falling asleep and it’s like someone tickles me, it starts from my back and moves down through my legs. I startle and get a sort of jerk in my body.

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