Definitions

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  • adv. In a ticklish way.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In a ticklish manner.

Etymologies

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ticklish +‎ -ly

Examples

  • Elegant, astute and ticklishly real, Jamie Lee Curtis recently spent an October day signing her children

    Gregory Weinkauf: Jamie Lee Curtis: Halloween Queen Makes the Scene

  • Elegant, astute and ticklishly real, Ms. Curtis (a.k.a. Lady Haden-Guest) recently spent a long, fun October day amongst friends and fans in Santa Monica, discussing a few of her finest films at the Aero theatre and signing her children's books at the grand opening of the new gallery location of Every Picture Tells a Story.

    Gregory Weinkauf: Jamie Lee Curtis: Halloween Queen Makes the Scene

  • After the intense feelings of responsibility for the culinary experience of 2,000 from the night before, it is ticklishly delightful to have no obligations other than to observe an expert in action and anticipate participating in the fruits of his labor.

    Liz Neumark: Cooking Up a Storm!

  • It had been something ticklishly, devilishly fine -- a bright and gorgeous episode in the monotony of life and labour on that bleak, fog-girt coast.

    Chapter 4

  • Elegant, astute and ticklishly real, Ms. Curtis a.k.a.

    Gregory Weinkauf: Jamie Lee Curtis: Halloween Queen Makes the Scene

  • A troublesome hacking cough a la Bob Flemming and the resultant goo can be ticklishly humerous until your lungs remind you how vital they are to your survival.

    Went to My Doctor

  • SIMON: The Democrats have handled the economy ticklishly because they don't know where the figures are going to go.

    CNN Transcript Aug 6, 2004

  • Item, he had another pocket full of itching powder, called stone-alum, whereof he would cast some into the backs of those women whom he judged to be most beautiful and stately, which did so ticklishly gall them, that some would strip themselves in the open view of the world, and others dance like a cock upon hot embers, or

    Five books of the lives, heroic deeds and sayings of Gargantua and his son Pantagruel

  • I felt a warm trail flow ticklishly down the side of my face, then a sharp sting.

    Blood Test

  • I felt a warm trail flow ticklishly down the Side of

    Blood Test

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