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itching powder Line breaks: itch|ing pow¦der

Entry from British & World English dictionary

Definition of itching powder in English:


[mass noun]
A powder used to make someone’s skin itch, typically as a practical joke.
Example sentences
  • I'm been fortunate enough to escape the wrath of sneezing powder, and itching powder, so it was strange.
  • Seat numbers were stuck on the back of joke shop novelties, which included itching powder and a fly in a plastic ice cube.
  • Anne and Marie's roommate put itching powder on the toilet paper in Marie's bathroom.
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