Touch: definitions, synonyms, antonyms, examples and more!

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Meanings Frequency Definitions Examples Parts of Speech Hypernym Entailments Verb Group
concern 56 Be relevant to There were lots of questions referring to her talk, My remark pertained to your earlier comments Verb No Data No Data Allude
affect 43 Have an effect upon Will the new rules affect me? Verb change No Data No Data
touch 33 Make physical contact with, come in contact with Touch the stone for good luck, She never touched her husband Verb No Data No Data No Data
refer 18 Be relevant to There were lots of questions referring to her talk, My remark pertained to your earlier comments Verb No Data No Data Allude
reach 13 To extend as far as The sunlight reached the wall, Can he reach?, The chair must not touch the wall Verb be No Data No Data
sense of touch 10 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 Noun exteroception No Data No Data
pertain 9 Be relevant to There were lots of questions referring to her talk, My remark pertained to your earlier comments Verb No Data No Data Allude
relate 9 Be relevant to There were lots of questions referring to her talk, My remark pertained to your earlier comments Verb No Data No Data Allude
touch 8 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 Noun contact No Data No Data
touch 5 Perceive via the tactile sense Helen Keller felt the physical world by touching people and objects around her Verb perceive No Data No Data
match 5 Be equal to in quality or ability Nothing can rival cotton for durability, “Your performance doesn’t even touch that of your colleagues”, Her persistence and ambition only matches that of her parents Verb compete No Data Equal
extend to 4 To extend as far as The sunlight reached the wall, Can he reach?, The chair must not touch the wall Verb be No Data No Data
come to 4 Be relevant to There were lots of questions referring to her talk, My remark pertained to your earlier comments Verb No Data No Data Allude
touch 4 Affect emotionally A stirring movie, I was touched by your kind letter of sympathy Verb affect No Data No Data
rival 4 Be equal to in quality or ability Nothing can rival cotton for durability, “Your performance doesn’t even touch that of your colleagues”, Her persistence and ambition only matches that of her parents Verb compete No Data Equal
touch 3 Have an effect upon Will the new rules affect me? Verb change No Data No Data
touch 3 Be in direct physical contact with; make contact The two buildings touch, Their hands touched, The wire must not contact the metal cover, The surfaces contact at this point Verb No Data No Data Converge
touch 3 Be relevant to There were lots of questions referring to her talk, My remark pertained to your earlier comments Verb No Data No Data Allude
touch 3 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 Noun exteroception No Data No Data
bear on 2 Be relevant to There were lots of questions referring to her talk, My remark pertained to your earlier comments Verb No Data No Data Allude
disturb 2 Tamper with “Don’t touch my CDs!” Verb change No Data No Data
touch 2 Deal with; usually used with a form of negation “I wouldn’t touch her with a ten-foot pole”, “The local Mafia won’t touch gambling” Verb manage No Data No Data
touch 2 Cause to be in brief contact with “He touched his toes to the horse’s flanks” Verb touch No Data No Data
touch 2 A distinguishing style “this room needs a woman’s touch” Noun manner No Data No Data
touch 2 A suggestion of some quality there was a touch of sarcasm in his tone, he detected a ghost of a smile on her face Noun suggestion No Data No Data
bear on 2 Have an effect upon Will the new rules affect me? Verb change No Data No Data
mite 2 A slight but appreciable amount this dish could use a touch of garlic Noun small indefinite quantity No Data No Data
touch 2 The act of putting two things together with no space between them at his touch the room filled with lights Noun act No Data No Data
feeling 1 The sensation produced by pressure receptors in the skin she likes the touch of silk on her skin, the surface had a greasy feeling Noun perception No Data No Data
speck 1 A slight but appreciable amount this dish could use a touch of garlic Noun small indefinite quantity No Data No Data
signature 1 A distinguishing style “this room needs a woman’s touch” Noun manner No Data No Data
meet 1 Be in direct physical contact with; make contact The two buildings touch, Their hands touched, The wire must not contact the metal cover, The surfaces contact at this point Verb No Data No Data Converge
touch 1 A slight but appreciable amount this dish could use a touch of garlic Noun small indefinite quantity No Data No Data
touch on 1 Be relevant to There were lots of questions referring to her talk, My remark pertained to your earlier comments Verb No Data No Data Allude
tint 1 Color lightly her greying hair was tinged blond, the leaves were tinged red in November Verb color No Data No Data
touch 1 Tamper with “Don’t touch my CDs!” Verb change No Data No Data
touch 1 To extend as far as The sunlight reached the wall, Can he reach?, The chair must not touch the wall Verb be No Data No Data
stir 1 Affect emotionally A stirring movie, I was touched by your kind letter of sympathy Verb affect No Data No Data
touch 1 Comprehend He could not touch the meaning of the poem Verb understand No Data No Data
trace 1 A suggestion of some quality there was a touch of sarcasm in his tone, he detected a ghost of a smile on her face Noun suggestion No Data No Data
equal 1 Be equal to in quality or ability Nothing can rival cotton for durability, “Your performance doesn’t even touch that of your colleagues”, Her persistence and ambition only matches that of her parents Verb compete No Data Equal
touch 1 Be equal to in quality or ability Nothing can rival cotton for durability, “Your performance doesn’t even touch that of your colleagues”, Her persistence and ambition only matches that of her parents Verb compete No Data Equal
bear upon 1 Have an effect upon Will the new rules affect me? Verb change No Data No Data
touch 1 A communicative interaction the pilot made contact with the base, he got in touch with his colleagues Noun communication No Data No Data
tactual sensation 1 The sensation produced by pressure receptors in the skin she likes the touch of silk on her skin, the surface had a greasy feeling Noun perception No Data No Data
touch 1 Make a more or less disguised reference to He alluded to the problem but did not mention it Verb hint Denote Refer
advert 0 Make a more or less disguised reference to He alluded to the problem but did not mention it Verb hint Denote Refer
partake 0 Consume “She didn’t touch her food all night” Verb consume No Data No Data
touch 0 Consume “She didn’t touch her food all night” Verb consume No Data No Data
tinct 0 Color lightly her greying hair was tinged blond, the leaves were tinged red in November Verb color No Data No Data
tinge 0 Color lightly her greying hair was tinged blond, the leaves were tinged red in November Verb color No Data No Data
touch on 0 Have an effect upon Will the new rules affect me? Verb change No Data No Data
allude 0 Make a more or less disguised reference to He alluded to the problem but did not mention it Verb hint Denote Refer
ghost 0 A suggestion of some quality there was a touch of sarcasm in his tone, he detected a ghost of a smile on her face Noun suggestion No Data No Data
impact 0 Have an effect upon Will the new rules affect me? Verb change No Data No Data
touch 0 The act of soliciting money (as a gift or loan) he watched the beggar trying to make a touch Noun solicitation No Data No Data
touching 0 The act of putting two things together with no space between them at his touch the room filled with lights Noun act No Data No Data
hint 0 A slight but appreciable amount this dish could use a touch of garlic Noun small indefinite quantity No Data No Data
tinge 0 A slight but appreciable amount this dish could use a touch of garlic Noun small indefinite quantity No Data No Data
pinch 0 A slight but appreciable amount this dish could use a touch of garlic Noun small indefinite quantity No Data No Data
jot 0 A slight but appreciable amount this dish could use a touch of garlic Noun small indefinite quantity No Data No Data
soupcon 0 A slight but appreciable amount this dish could use a touch of garlic Noun small indefinite quantity No Data No Data
contact 0 A communicative interaction the pilot made contact with the base, he got in touch with his colleagues Noun communication No Data No Data
touch 0 A slight attack of illness he has a touch of rheumatism Noun attack No Data No Data
spot 0 A slight attack of illness he has a touch of rheumatism Noun attack No Data No Data
touch 0 The sensation produced by pressure receptors in the skin she likes the touch of silk on her skin, the surface had a greasy feeling Noun perception No Data No Data
skin senses 0 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 Noun exteroception No Data No Data
touch sensation 0 The sensation produced by pressure receptors in the skin she likes the touch of silk on her skin, the surface had a greasy feeling Noun perception No Data No Data
tactile sensation 0 The sensation produced by pressure receptors in the skin she likes the touch of silk on her skin, the surface had a greasy feeling Noun perception No Data No Data
touch 0 Deftness in handling matters “he has a master’s touch” Noun adeptness No Data No Data
touch 0 The feel of mechanical action this piano has a wonderful touch Noun tactile property No Data No Data
touching 0 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 Noun contact No Data No Data
cutaneous senses 0 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 Noun exteroception No Data No Data
touch modality 0 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 Noun exteroception No Data No Data
have-to doe with 0 Be relevant to There were lots of questions referring to her talk, My remark pertained to your earlier comments Verb No Data No Data Allude
adjoin 0 Be in direct physical contact with; make contact The two buildings touch, Their hands touched, The wire must not contact the metal cover, The surfaces contact at this point Verb No Data No Data Converge
contact 0 Be in direct physical contact with; make contact The two buildings touch, Their hands touched, The wire must not contact the metal cover, The surfaces contact at this point Verb No Data No Data Converge
touch 0 Color lightly her greying hair was tinged blond, the leaves were tinged red in November Verb color No Data No Data
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How many meanings does the word "Touch" have?

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The word "Touch" has 78 meanings. The most frequent meaning is concern.

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What are the hyponyms for the word "Touch"?

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The word "Touch" has 594 hyponyms which are: accelerate, acerbate, acetylate, achromatize, activate, adjust, affect, age, alchemize, alcoholize, alkalinize, allegorize, alter, americanize, angulate, animize, antiquate, antique, archaize, arterialize, ash, assimilate, automatize, awaken, barb, barbarize, bestialize, better, blind, blister, blunt, blur, boil, break, break down, brighten, bring, brutalize, bubble, calcify, camp, capture, cause to sleep, centralize, change intensity, change taste, charge, chasten, check, circularize, civilize, clarify, classicize, clean, clear, clot, cloud, coarsen, cohere, color, commercialize, communize, commute, complicate, condense, confuse, constitutionalize, contaminate, conventionalize, convert, cook, cool, corrupt, counterchange, crack, cry, customize, damage, darken, de-emphasize, deaden, deaminate, decarboxylate, decelerate, decentralize, decimalize, decorate, decrease, decrepitate, deflate, deform, dehydrogenate, demagnetize, demist, democratize, demonize, demulsify, demythologize, denationalize, denaturalize, denature, deodorize, depersonalize, depolarize, desensitize, destabilize, detransitivize, devalue, develop, devilize, digitize, dinge, dirty, disable, discolor, disharmonize, disintegrate, disorder, disqualify, dissimilate, dissolve, diversify, dizzy, domesticate, dope, draw, dry, dull, dynamize, ease up, edit, embrittle, empty, emulsify, enable, end, equal, eroticize, estrange, etherealize, etiolate, europeanize, evaporate, even, excite, extend, exteriorize, fatten, feminize, fertilize, fill, fix, flatten, flocculate, freeze, frenchify, full, gelatinize, glamorize, glorify, habituate, harmonize, harshen, heat, hue, humanize, humble, hydrogenate, immaterialize, immortalize, inactivate, incandesce, increase, indispose, industrialize, inflate, inform, inseminate, insulate, intensify, internationalize, introvert, invalidate, invert, iodinate, ionate, islamize, isomerize, laicize, legitimate, lend, liberalize, lifehack, lift, liquefy, loosen, louden, lower, lubricate, magnetize, make, mark, masculinize, mechanize, militarize, mince, mix, morph, muddy, mythologize, nationalize, naturalize, nazify, neutralize, nick, normalize, obfuscate, obscure, occidentalize, officialize, opacify, opalize, opsonize, orientalize, ossify, outmode, oxidize, oxygenize, paganize, pall, parallel, patent, personalize, piggyback, plasticize, poison, polarize, politicize, port, professionalize, proof, prostrate, purify, put, radicalize, rarefy, rationalize, recombine, recommend, reconstruct, refine, reflate, reform, refresh, relax, remodel, restore, revolutionize, right, ripen, romanticize, round off, rusticate, sanitize, saponify, saturate, sauce, schematize, scramble, sensitize, sentimentalize, set, sexualize, shade, shake, shallow, shape, sharpen, shift, shorten, simplify, slenderize, smut, sober, socialize, soften, solemnize, solvate, spice, spike, sputter, stabilize, stain, steepen, stiffen, still, straighten, strengthen, string, substitute, suburbanize, supercharge, supple, suspend, sweeten, switch, symmetrize, synchronize, tame, tender, tense, territorialize, thicken, think, tighten, tone down, touch, transaminate, transfigure, transform, transitivize, translate, transmute, transpose, turn, turn back, uglify, unclutter, uniformize, unite, unsanctify, unscramble, unsex, untie, untune, urbanize, validate, variegate, vascularize, ventilate, verbify, vesiculate, visualize, vitalize, vitrify, vivify, volatilize, vulgarise, warm, weaken, weaponize, wet, widen, worsen, attend, belong, center on, come, cover, face, follow, go, inhabit, lie, occupy, populate, reach, run, sit, stand back, straddle, stretch, hearing, sight, smell, taste, collision, engagement, flick, impact, apperceive, catch, divine, dream, feel, find, hallucinate, hear, hurt, listen, misperceive, pick up, see, see through, spy, emulate, play, race, rival, run off, try for, alienate, disturb, engrave, hit home, impress, infect, jar, move, pierce, sadden, smite, strike dumb, surprise, sweep away, zap, administer, come to grips, conduct, coordinate, direct, dispose of, juggle, mismanage, organize, process, take care, work, brush, engage, finger, handle, hit, kiss, mouth, palpate, press, skim over, snog, strike, stroke, tag, toe, artistic style, drape, fit, form, life style, response, setup, wise, hint, overture, couple, crumb, dab, dollop, dreg, drop, “hair’s-breadth”, handful, helping, jack, little, minimum, modicum, morsel, nip, nose, scattering, shoestring, shred, shtik, spot, spray, step, tad, tot, trace, acquiring, action, activity, assumption, causing, communication, delivery, departure, derivation, discovery, disposal, distribution, egress, equalization, exhumation, forfeit, group action, hindrance, hire, implementation, inactivity, judgment, leaning, legitimation, mitzvah, motivation, nonaccomplishment, proclamation, production, propulsion, recovery, rejection, residency, running away, speech act, stay, stop, waste, wear, auditory perception, constancy, detection, sensation, somesthesia, visual perception, aurify, azure, blackwash, embrown, grey, handcolor, imbue, incarnadine, motley, mottle, pigment, pinkify, polychrome, purple, redden, retouch, silver, tint, tone, verdigris, grok, interpret, make out, penetrate, read, sense, solve, understand, channel, contact, discussion, dissuasion, dramaturgy, examination, exhortation, expostulation, expression, intercommunication, mail, medium, persuasion, traffic, transmission, allude, clue in, intimate, cannibalize, drink, drug, eat, feed, partake, sample, satiate, smoke, sup, swallow, take in, use, beggary, importunity, anxiety attack, flare, heart attack, hysterics, occlusion, paroxysm, seizure, dexterity, texture.

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Is the word "Touch" very frequent in Wordnet’s lexical database?

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The word "Touch" has a maximum frequency of 56.

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What are the synonyms for the word "Touch"?

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The word "Touch" has no synonyms.

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