The tingling sensation of embarrassment felt on behalf of others - often felt during a musical performance by someone not musically talented, or when watching a person make a retard of themselves. Similar to the jibblies.
Brett Bretterson tried to serenade what's her face with some love song. Man, that gave me some serious tard tingles.
by CaffeineBlog October 10, 2005
the cringing feeling you get when you see someone being embarrassing or doing something embarrassing. Therefore, causing a tingly sensation.
when people clap at the end of a flight to florida, that is a tard tingle.
by maris g. November 08, 2005