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synonyms for rib-tickling

  • amusing
  • hilarious
  • absurd
  • comic
  • droll
  • humorous
  • killing
  • ridiculous
  • riotous
  • scream
  • sidesplitting
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antonyms for rib-tickling

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  • cheap
  • grave
  • replaceable
  • serious
  • useless
  • worthless
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How to use rib-tickling in a sentence

Benny gave them no peace at all until they had admired his wonderful new stockings, and felt of each rib.
THE BOX-CAR CHILDRENGERTRUDE CHANDLER WARNER
"That's right, too," agreed Mollie, a prickly sensation of pure fright tickling the roots of her hair.
THE OUTDOOR GIRLS IN THE SADDLELAURA LEE HOPE
If glue is used, there is danger of breaking two or more ribs, should it be necessary to remove a broken or defective rib.
THE BOY MECHANIC, BOOK 2VARIOUS
He cud devote his life to paintin' wan rib iv a fan, f'r which he got two dollars, or he cud become a cab horse.
MR. DOOLEY SAYSFINLEY DUNNE
A rib springs from the additional shafts to the centre of the corner column.
BELL'S CATHEDRALS: THE CATHEDRAL CHURCH OF CARLISLEC. KING ELEY
Bumper felt a tickling sensation in his throat, and he wanted to gag, but the bill prevented him.
BUMPER, THE WHITE RABBITGEORGE ETHELBERT WALSH
The tickling went on for some time until Bumper, in spite of himself, began to gag and retch.
BUMPER, THE WHITE RABBITGEORGE ETHELBERT WALSH
The rapier had penetrated, just under the right breast, almost to the rib.
THE CHILD OF PLEASUREGABRIELE D'ANNUNZIO
In this connexion, I need merely allude to the production of voluptuous sensations by tickling the nape of the neck.
THE SEXUAL LIFE OF THE CHILDALBERT MOLL
The total weight of the rib was 11 grammes, or 5.5 grammes for the 46 cm.
LANGLEY MEMOIR ON MECHANICAL FLIGHT, PARTS I AND IIS. P. (SAMUEL PIERPONT) LANGLEY AND CHARLES M. (CHARLES MATTHEWS) MANLY
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO RIB-TICKLING

  • absurd
  • amusing
  • comic
  • droll
  • hilarious
  • humorous
  • killing
  • rib-tickling
  • ridiculous
  • riotous
  • scream
  • sidesplitting
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