Thesaurus

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 of itchy irritating, scratchy, pricklyWords Related to itchy coarse, harsh, roughNear Antonyms of itchy 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 of itchy concupiscent, goatish, horny, hot, hypersexual, lustful, lascivious, lecherous, lewd, libidinous, licentious, lubricious (or lubricous), oversexed, passionate, randy, salacious, satyric, wantonWords Related to itchy aroused, excited; easy, fast, loose, promiscuous; dissipated, dissolute, libertine; corrupt, debased, debauched, decadent, degenerate, degraded, demoralized, depraved, dissipated, dissolute, immoral, indecentNear Antonyms of itchy celibate, chaste, decent, immaculate, modest, moral, pure, virtuous; monastic, monkish; maidenly, virginal; innocent, lily-white; priggish, prim, prudish, puritanical, straitlaced (or straightlaced), VictorianAntonyms of itchy frigid, undersexed


Learn More about itchy


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up itchy? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

to suppress quietly or indirectly

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!