adjective, itch·i·er, itch·i·est.
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The next morning, however, she woke up and found her hands and the heels of her feet covered with itchy red bumps.Why covid arm and other post-vaccine rashes might actually be a ‘good thing’|Marlene Cimons|April 11, 2021|Washington Post
For years, I assumed that if we ever got a dog, it would be mainly for my husband and kids, and I would have to let them do most of the snuggling or else suffer constantly red, itchy eyes.
Day and night, I felt like I was wearing a hot, itchy fat suit.How Nature Helped Me Recover from an Eating Disorder|Kate Siber|March 25, 2021|Outside Online
The fibers work just like normal wool but are less itchy next to your skin.The Kora Xenolith Is My Secret Weapon Against the Cold|Wes Siler|February 2, 2021|Outside Online
In addition to the swelling, much of her body was covered in itchy red splotches.Covid may cause rashes and swelling. That doesn’t mean you’re ‘allergic,’ experts say.|Allyson Chiu|December 10, 2020|Washington Post
A good guy with a gun can turn into a bad guy due to one slip up or a simple misunderstanding and an itchy trigger finger.A Former Navy Firearms Instructor and Proud Gun Owner On Why We Need Common Sense Gun Control|Shawn VanDiver|May 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I was itchy from the bugs, aching everywhere, blistery, and wet.
You can be itchy in relationships, too, romantically seeking, solely for excitement sake.
Do not turn a healthy flock on to pasture, from which itchy sheep have recently been driven.A Treatise on Sheep:|Ambrose Blacklock
Once he stopped to scratch; he rubbed his back against the stump, and clawed at the itchy spot with left forepaw.Watched by Wild Animals|Enos A. Mills
It is exceedingly itchy and a child may scratch itself and cause extensive harm.The Eugenic Marriage, Volume IV. (of IV.)|Grant Hague
Rue-rub; when a person incautiously scratches an itchy spot so as to break the skin: that is rue-rub.English As We Speak It in Ireland|P. W. Joyce
It is not infrequently itchy, and, moreover, presents a different history.Essentials of Diseases of the Skin|Henry Weightman Stelwagon