pruriency

noun

pru·​ri·​en·​cy ˈpru̇r-ē-ən(t)-sē How to pronounce pruriency (audio)

Word History

First Known Use

1795, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of pruriency was in 1795

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“Pruriency.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pruriency. Accessed 19 May. 2024.

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