(Newfoundland) A narrow strait.
- Very pleased; delighted:
I was tickled pink by the compliment.
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Origin of Tickle
Middle English tikelen, related to Old English tinclian (“to tickle"). Cognate with North Frisian "tigele" (Hallig dialect), and "tiikle" (Amrum dialect).
Middle English tikelen perhaps frequentative of ticken to touch lightly
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
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