English dictionary definition of:

touch


Noun

  • 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

Verb

  • 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

Thesaurus

adjoin advert affect allude concern contact disturb equal feeling ghost hint impact jot match meet mite partake pertain pinch reach refer relate rival signature soupcon speck spot stir tinct tinge tint touching trace

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 06:18:24 on 18-01-20

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