Commentary: Syntax Includes: NP1[agent] ITCH NP2[patient]
Mary itches her bug bites more than she should.
The bear itched it's back on a log.
The children were itching at their chicken pox.
John itched inside his cast with a pencil.
I itch my back with a back-scratcher.
Commentary: Syntax Includes: NP1[cause] ITCH NP2[experiencer]
John's wool sweater itched him all over.
The mosquito bite itched.
Certain rashes itch their unfortunate hosts.
Martin itched from allergies.
Jenny's dry skin itched.
Commentary: Syntax Includes: NP1[agent] ITCH NP2
The drunk boys were itching for a fight.
The small-town boy was itching for adventure.
Jenny itched to know the new gossip.
John itched to get home for the holidays.
I itch for romance.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 4