give (someone) an/the itch for (something)

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give (someone) an/the itch for (something)

To cause someone to have an interest in or desire to do something. With all your talk of your trip to Sedona, you've really given me the itch for another road trip. Seeing that play gave me an itch for acting again.
See also: give, itch