an irritating cutaneous sensation that produces a desire to scratch
a strong restless desire; "why this urge to travel?"
a contagious skin infection caused by the itch mite; characterized by persistent itching and skin irritation; "he has a bad case of the itch"
have a strong desire or urge to do something; "She is itching to start the project"; "He is spoiling for a fight"
scrape or rub as if to relieve itching; "Don't scratch your insect bites!"
have or perceive an itch; "I'm itching--the air is so dry!"
cause to perceive an itch; "his skin itched"
marked by defiant disregard for danger or consequences; "foolhardy enough to try to seize the gun from the hijacker"; "became the fiercest and most reckless of partisans"-Macaulay; "a reckless driver"; "a rash attempt to climb Mount Everest"
imprudently incurring risk; "do something rash that he will forever repent"- George Meredith
a series of unexpected and unpleasant occurrences; "a rash of bank robberies"; "a blizzard of lawsuits"