scratch the/that itch

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Definition of scratch the/that itch

: to satisfy an urge to do something Maybe it's time to scratch the/that itch to travel I've had since I was a kid.

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“Scratch the/that itch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/scratch%20the%2Fthat%20itch. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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