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itchy

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of itchy

  1. 1 causing an unpleasant tingling sensation <the child in the pew ahead of us kept tugging at his itchy church clothes> Synonyms irritating, scratchy, pricklyRelated Words coarse, harsh, roughNear Antonyms silken, silky, soft, soothing

  2. 2 having a strong sexual desire <a red-light district that was a favorite haunt of itchy sailors on shore leave> Synonyms concupiscent, goatish, horny, hot, hypersexual, lustful, lascivious, lecherous, lewd, libidinous, licentious, lubricious (or lubricous), oversexed, passionate, randy, salacious, satyric, wantonRelated Words aroused, excited; easy, fast, loose, promiscuous; dissipated, dissolute, libertine; corrupt, debased, debauched, decadent, degenerate, degraded, demoralized, depraved, dissipated, dissolute, immoral, indecentNear Antonyms celibate, chaste, decent, immaculate, modest, moral, pure, virtuous; monastic, monkish; maidenly, virginal; innocent, lily-white; priggish, prim, prudish, puritanical, straitlaced (or straightlaced), VictorianAntonyms frigid, undersexed




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