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synonyms for itching

  • enthusiastic
  • impatient
  • keen
  • thirsty
  • agog
  • ardent
  • avid
  • breathless
  • desirous
  • expectant
  • fervent
  • intent
  • yearning
  • zealous
See also synonyms for: itchings
  • acquisitiveness
  • avarice
  • avariciousness
  • avidity
  • covetousness
  • craving
  • eagerness
  • greediness
  • hunger
  • infatuation
  • longing
  • lust
  • passion
  • possessiveness
  • rapaciousness
  • rapacity
  • voracity
  • yearning
  • graspingness

antonyms for itching

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  • unenthusiastic
  • assured
  • calm
  • content
  • cool
  • dreading
  • happy
  • indifferent
  • peaceful
  • unconcerned
  • unwilling
  • unworried
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    How to use itching in a sentence

    A reaction may cause itching, redness, or an unsightly rash.
    BEST ALUMINUM-FREE DEODORANT: KEEP ODOR AT BAY NATURALLY WITH THESE FORMULATIONSIRENA COLLAKUAUGUST 23, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
    They are rushing to doctors for help, pleading for a cure to the painful itching.
    OAK-MITE BITES: CICADAS MAY HAVE LEFT D.C. REGION AN ITCHY GIFTELLIE SILVERMANJULY 30, 2021WASHINGTON POST
    This product is clinically shown to help reduce the itching and irritation of eczema.
    HEALTHY SKINVESTIGATION: UNCOVERING ECZEMA ON MELANATED SKINSTEVEN PSYLLOSJUNE 25, 2021ESSENCE.COM
    It also has anti-inflammatory qualities and helps reduce itching.
    HEALTHY SKINVESTIGATION: UNCOVERING ECZEMA ON MELANATED SKINSTEVEN PSYLLOSJUNE 25, 2021ESSENCE.COM
    The marks on their legs and arms looked like ant or mosquito bites, which can cause burning and itching, but usually subside within a week.
    FLESH-EATING PARASITES ARE ON THE RISE IN THE USPURBITA SAHAJUNE 22, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
    My late distemper of heat and itching being come upon me again, so that I must think of sweating again as I did before.
    DIARY OF SAMUEL PEPYS, COMPLETESAMUEL PEPYS
    In hay fever, the itching and redness of the eyes, nose, and throat are controlled from a sensitive point in the naso-pharynx.
    THE TREATMENT OF HAY FEVERGEORGE FREDERICK LAIDLAW
    I gravely placed a gold piece in his itching palm, asking, "What did they write on the walls?"
    TIGER CATDAVID H. KELLER
    Itching and reddening of the skin commenced within twenty-four hours.
    SOME CONSTITUENTS OF THE POISON IVY PLANT: (RHUS TOXICODENDRON)WILLIAM ANDERSON SYME
    An itching red spot about the size of a dime was noticed in thirty-six hours, and it steadily increased in size.
    SOME CONSTITUENTS OF THE POISON IVY PLANT: (RHUS TOXICODENDRON)WILLIAM ANDERSON SYME
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    WORDS RELATED TO ITCHING

    • heebie-jeebies
    • itching
    • restlessness
    • the fidgets
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