Tic"klish(?), a. 1. Sensible to slight touches; easily tickled; as, the sole of the foot is very ticklish; the hardened palm of the hand is not ticklish. Bacon.
2. Standing so as to be liable to totter and fall at the slightest touch; unfixed; easily affected; unstable.
Can any man with comfort lodge in a condition so dismally ticklish?Barrow.
3. Difficult; nice; critical; as, a
Surely princes had need, in tender matters and ticklish times, to beware what they say.Bacon.
adv. -- Tic"klish*ness,
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