English dictionary definition of:



  • the act of putting two things together with no space between them
  • a distinguishing style
  • the feel of mechanical action
  • deftness in handling matters
  • the faculty by which external objects or forces are perceived through contact with the body (especially the hands)
  • the sensation produced by pressure receptors in the skin
  • a suggestion of some quality
  • the act of soliciting money (as a gift or loan)
  • a communicative interaction
  • the event of something coming in contact with the body
  • a slight but appreciable amount
  • a slight attack of illness


  • have an effect upon
  • color lightly
  • comprehend
  • make a more or less disguised reference to
  • consume
  • be in direct physical contact with; make contact
  • make physical contact with, come in contact with
  • cause to be in brief contact with
  • tamper with
  • affect emotionally
  • perceive via the tactile sense
  • deal with; usually used with a form of negation
  • be equal to in quality or ability
  • be relevant to
  • to extend as far as

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Spellzone course content

View spelling list Short /u/ spelled ou and learn about the word touch in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 6. Short vowels e.g. e or ea? o or u? .

Scrabble score for touch

Scrabble score = 10

generated at 03:34:03 on 01-08-19

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