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itch

verb [I] uk   us   /ɪtʃ/
B2 to have or cause an uncomfortable feeling on the skin that makes you want to rub it with your nails: I can't wear wool - it makes me itch.
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itching
noun [U] uk   us   /ˈɪtʃ.ɪŋ/
This cream will reduce the itching.

itch

noun [C] uk   us   /ɪtʃ/
an uncomfortable feeling on the skin that makes you want to rub it with your nails: I've got an itch on the back of my neck.
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Translations of “itch”
in Arabic يَحُكّ…
in Korean 가렵다…
in Malaysian gatal…
in French démangeaison…
in Turkish kaşınmak, kaşındırmak…
in Italian prudere…
in Chinese (Traditional) 發癢…
in Russian чесаться, вызывать зуд…
in Polish swędzieć…
in Vietnamese sự ngứa…
in Spanish picazón…
in Portuguese coçar…
in Thai อาการคัน…
in German das Jucken…
in Catalan picar…
in Japanese (体)がかゆい, (体)をかゆくする…
in Indonesian gatal…
in Chinese (Simplified) 发痒…
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