Definition of 'pins and needles'
Example sentences containing 'pins and needles'
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`I felt a prickling sensation down my back, like pins and needles in my spine. A NASTY DOSE OF DEATH (2002)I pulled my arm out from under Richard's shoulders as I felt the tingle of pins and needles. DEAD BEAT (2002)It was still very hot, and the air around the house seemed to tingle, as if it had pins and needles. THE GREENSTONE GRAIL: THE SANGREAL TRILOGY ONE (2002)
The symptoms are a sensation of pins and needles, tingling, numbness, and then pain. ABSOLUTE ZERO (2002)
Definition of pins and needles from the Collins English Dictionary
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