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itch

itch

 
pronunciation:
Ich
parts of speech:
verb, noun
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part of speech: verb
inflections: itched, itches, itching
definition 1: to have a tingling feeling on the skin that causes a desire to scratch.
The insect bite on my arm itches.
definition 2: to cause such a feeling or sensation.
I got sand down my shirt and it itches.
definition 3: to have a restless desire for something or to do something.
Everyone was itching for spring.He was itching to pick up a baseball bat.
 
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a tingling feeling on the skin or skin disorder that causes the desire to scratch.
Beth asked me to scratch the itch on her back.
similar words:
tingle
definition 2: a restless, continuing desire.
She has an itch to travel to Spain.
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