itchiness


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itch·y

 (ĭch′ē)
adj. itch·i·er, itch·i·est
1. Having or causing an itching sensation.
2. Restless or nervous.

itch′i·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.itchiness - an irritating cutaneous sensation that produces a desire to scratchitchiness - an irritating cutaneous sensation that produces a desire to scratch
cutaneous sensation, haptic sensation, skin sensation - a sensation localized on the skin
pruritus - an intense itching sensation that can have various causes (as by allergies or infection or lymphoma or jaundice etc.)
Translations
حُكاك
svědivosttouha
kløe
kláîi
svrbľavosť
kaşınmakaşıntı

itchiness

[ˈɪtʃɪnɪs] Npicor m; (less frequent) → picazón f, comezón f

itch

(itʃ) noun
an irritating feeling in the skin that makes one want to scratch. He had an itch in the middle of his back and could not scratch it easily.
verb
1. to have an itch. Some plants can cause the skin to itch.
2. to have a strong desire (for something, or to be something). I was itching to slap the child.
ˈitchy adjective
itching. an itchy rash; I feel itchy all over.
ˈitchiness noun
References in periodicals archive ?
It offers relief from itchiness and pain, and it reduces redness.
LOOK AFTER YOUR HANDS: In cold dry weather your hands are prone to itchiness and cracking, so wear gloves.
Look after your hands - In cold dry weather your hands are prone to itchiness and cracking, so wear gloves when you go outside.
The use of substandard and possibly adulterated cosmetic products may result in adverse reactions, including but not limited to skin irritation, itchiness, anaphylactic shock and organ failure,' it added.
If he has an excessively doggy smell, the itchiness might be due to a yeast infection.
Eczema is a disease which results in inflammation of the skin and characterised by rash, red skin as well as itchiness.
The company stated that shaving can damage a man's skin, leading to such problems as itchiness, dryness and irritation.
Other typical symptoms of multiple sclerosis include physical and mental fatigue as well as faintness, depression and paresthesia such as pins and needles, itchiness and numbness.
3 IN COLD and dry weather, your hands become a lot more prone to itchiness and cracking skin, so make sure you wear gloves when you go outside.
3 IN cold and dry weather your hands they become a lot more prone to itchiness and cracking skin, so make sure you wear gloves when you go outside.
Note down anything you think might be involved with the itchiness.
Moreover, Cran Bella's high phytosterol content may enhance the protection and repair of damaged tissue, soothe exposure-induced inflammation and reduce itchiness in irritated skin.