The desire to travel: been six months, getting itchy feet (1943+)
- Itchy palm
Also, itching palm. A desire for money, greed; also, wanting a bribe. For example, The porter has an itchy palm; he wants a big tip, or The mayor was known for his itchy palm. This expression alludes to placing money in the palm of the hand. [ Late 1500s ]
abbreviation 1. Intertropical Convergence Zone Intertropical Convergence Zone
[it-ee-uh, ahy-tee-uh] /ˈɪt i ə, ˈaɪ ti ə/ noun 1. any tree or shrub belonging to the genus Itea, of the saxifrage family, having simple, alternate leaves and clusters of small, greenish-white flowers, as the Virginia willow, I. virginica.
[ee-tel-men] /ˌi tɛlˈmɛn/ noun 1. a member of a small group of Paleo-Asiatic people inhabiting the Kamchatka peninsula in eastern Siberia. 2. the Chukotian language of the Itelmen people.