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kribbeln

  
krib•beln  
1       vt   (=kitzeln)   to tickle  
(=jucken)  
to make itch  
(=prickeln)  
to make tingle
2       vi  
a    (=jucken)   to itch, to tickle  
(=prickeln)  
to prickle, to tingle  
auf der Haut kribbeln      to cause a prickling sensation,   (angenehm)    to make the skin tingle  
es kribbelt mir im Fuß        (lit)   I have pins and needles in my foot  
es kribbelt mir in den Fingern, etw zu tun      inf   I'm itching to do sth  
ein Kribbeln im Bauch haben      to have a feeling of anticipation in one's stomach  
b    aux sein  
[Insekten]  

kribbeln (und krabbeln)      to scurry or swarm (around)  
es kribbelt von Ameisen      the place is crawling or swarming or teeming with ants  
es kribbelt und krabbelt wie in einem Ameisenhaufen      it's like an ant hill  
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
kribbeln exp.
to scurry {or} swarm
kribbeln und krabbeln = to scurry {or} swarm around

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Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
exp.
to have a feeling of anticipation in one's stomach
exp.
to cause a prickling sensation ; to make the skin tingle
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"kribbeln": examples and translations in context
Es... es ging ihr den ganzen Tag gut, und dann, vor zehn Minuten,... beginn sie über Kopfschmerzen zu klagen, verschwommene Sicht,... und kribbeln in der linken Seite ihres Körpers. She - she was fine all day, fine, and then ten minutes ago, She started complaining of headache, blurred vision And tingling on the left side of her body.
Taubheit oder Kribbeln um den Mediannerv? Any numbness or tingling around the median nerve?
Meine Zehen beginnen zu kribbeln und... My toes are beginning to tingle and...
Damit lässt du meinen Schnurrbart kribbeln. You just made my mustache tingle.
Tu nicht so, als würde es dir nicht noch von heute Morgen kribbeln. Don't pretend like you're not still tingly from this morning.
Ich fühlte überall ein Kribbeln, als würde mich jemand mit Nadeln pieksen. I felt tingly all over like someone was poking me with needles.
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