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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “itch to do sth”

itch to do sth

(also itch for sth) informal
to want to do something very much and as soon as possible
急切地想做
He was itching to hear the results .
他渴望知道结果。
By four o'clock I was itching for the meeting to end.
到了4点钟我就急切地盼望会议结束。
Wanting thingsHoping and hopefulness
(Definition of itch to do sth from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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