Noun Definition


1.Definition: a communicative interaction

"The pilot made contact with the base", "He got in touch with his colleagues"

Related Noun(s):contact

Category: General

2.Definition: a distinguishing style

"This room needs a woman's touch"

Related Noun(s):signature

Category: General

3.Definition: a slight attack of illness

"He has a touch of rheumatism"

Related Noun(s):spot

Category: General

4.Definition: a slight but appreciable amount

"This dish could use a touch of garlic"

Related Noun(s):hint, jot, mite, pinch, soupcon, speck, tinge

Category: General

5.Definition: a suggestion of some quality

"There was a touch of sarcasm in his tone", "He detected a ghost of a smile on her face"

Related Noun(s):ghost, trace

Category: General

6.Definition: deftness in handling matters

"He has a master's touch"

Category: General

7.Definition: the act of putting two things together with no space between them

"At his touch the room filled with lights"

Category: General

8.Definition: the act of soliciting money (as a gift or loan)

"He watched the beggar trying to make a touch"

Category: General

9.Definition: the event of something coming in contact with the body

"He longed for the touch of her hand", "The cooling touch of the night air"

Category: General

10.Definition: the faculty by which external objects or forces are perceived through contact with the body (especially the hands)

"Only sight and touch enable us to locate objects in the space around us"

Category: General

11.Definition: the feel of mechanical action

"This piano has a wonderful touch"

Category: General

12.Definition: the sensation produced by pressure receptors in the skin

"She likes the touch of silk on her skin", "The surface had a greasy feeling"

Related Noun(s):feeling

Category: General