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synonyms for ticklishness

  • discomfort
  • delicacy
  • difficulty
  • inconvenience
  • inopportuneness
  • painfulness
  • stickiness
  • thorniness
  • trouble
  • uncomfortableness
  • unpleasantness
  • untimeliness

antonyms for ticklishness

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  • advantage
  • contentment
  • peace
  • artfulness
  • cleverness
  • convenience
  • dexterity
  • ease
  • easiness
  • elegance
  • grace
  • handiness
  • skill
  • straightforwardness
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How to use ticklishness in a sentence

Silk is a facile conductor of electricity, and Persis was not divine enough to be above ticklishness.
WHAT WILL PEOPLE SAY?RUPERT HUGHES
The sexual embrace has an intimate connection with the phenomena of ticklishness which could not fail to be recognized.
STUDIES IN THE PSYCHOLOGY OF SEX, VOLUME 4 (OF 6)HAVELOCK ELLIS
From this point of view the general ticklishness of the skin is a kind of body modesty.
STUDIES IN THE PSYCHOLOGY OF SEX, VOLUME 4 (OF 6)HAVELOCK ELLIS
Both modesty and ticklishness may be said to be characters which are no longer needed.
STUDIES IN THE PSYCHOLOGY OF SEX, VOLUME 4 (OF 6)HAVELOCK ELLIS
Ticklishness certainly arose from a non-sexual starting-point, and may well have protective uses in the young animal.
STUDIES IN THE PSYCHOLOGY OF SEX, VOLUME 4 (OF 6)HAVELOCK ELLIS
And full well these keen leaders knew the ticklishness of handling a fanatical Oriental mob, as subsequent events showed.
QUIET TALKS ABOUT JESUSS. D. GORDON
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO TICKLISHNESS

  • delicacy
  • difficulty
  • discomfort
  • inconvenience
  • inopportuneness
  • painfulness
  • stickiness
  • thorniness
  • ticklishness
  • trouble
  • uncomfortableness
  • unpleasantness
  • untimeliness
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.