itchy

[ich-ee]
adjective, itchier, itchiest.
1.
having or causing an itching sensation.
2.
characterized by itching.

Origin:
1520–30; itch, + -y1; compare Old English giccig (rare) purulent, putrid

itchiness, noun
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itch (ɪtʃ)
 
n
1.  an irritation or tickling sensation of the skin causing a desire to scratch
2.  a restless desire
3.  any skin disorder, such as scabies, characterized by intense itching
 
vb
4.  (intr) to feel or produce an irritating or tickling sensation
5.  (intr) to have a restless desire (to do something)
6.  not standard to scratch (the skin)
7.  itching palm a grasping nature; avarice
8.  have itchy feet to be restless; have a desire to travel
 
[Old English gīccean to itch, of Germanic origin]
 
'itchy
 
adj
 
'itchiness
 
n

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itchy itch·y (ĭch'ē)
adj. itch·i·er, itch·i·est
Having or causing an itching sensation.

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Example sentences
But there's something authentic about that itchy impatience, the fits and
  starts of an investigation.
She felt uncomfortable and itchy: she never could stand that cheap scent.
She simply felt itchy, on the area of her scalp that was left numb from the
  shingles.
Plus, my back was to a room that contained a dozen other shooters with loaded
  guns and itchy trigger fingers.
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