Itchiness \Itch"i*ness\, n. The state of being itchy. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • itchiness — itchy ► ADJECTIVE (itchier, itchiest) ▪ having or causing an itch. ● have itchy feet Cf. ↑have itchy feet DERIVATIVES itchiness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • itchiness — noun see itch II …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • itchiness — See itchy. * * * …   Universalium

  • itchiness — noun The state of being itchy …   Wiktionary

  • itchiness — n. state of being itchy, scratchiness, itchy sensation …   English contemporary dictionary

  • itchiness — itch·i·ness …   English syllables

  • itchiness — noun an irritating cutaneous sensation that produces a desire to scratch • Syn: ↑itch, ↑itching • Derivationally related forms: ↑itch (for: ↑itching), ↑itchy, ↑itchy ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • itchy — itchiness, n. /ich ee/, adj., itchier, itchiest. 1. having or causing an itching sensation. 2. characterized by itching. [1520 30; ITCH, + Y1; cf. OE giccig (rare) purulent, putrid] * * * …   Universalium

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  • ken-2, kenǝ-, keni-, kenu-; —     ken 2, kenǝ , keni , kenu ;     English meaning: to rub, scrape off; ashes     Deutsche Übersetzung: “kratzen, schaben, reiben”     Note: various with conservative extensions     Material: I. Leichte basis: Gk. κόνις, ιος f. “dust, ash” ( is… …   Proto-Indo-European etymological dictionary

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