Another word for touch


feeling, tactile sensation, tactual sensation, touch, touch sensation - the sensation produced by pressure receptors in the skin

Example:- she likes the touch of silk on her skin

touch - the feel of mechanical action

Example:- this piano has a wonderful touch

cutaneous senses, sense of touch, skin senses, touch, touch modality - the faculty by which external objects or forces are perceived through contact with the body (especially the hands)

Example:- only sight and touch enable us to locate objects in the space around us

touch, touching - the event of something coming in contact with the body

Example:- he longed for the touch of her hand

touch - the act of soliciting money (as a gift or loan)

Example:- he watched the beggar trying to make a touch

touch, touching - the act of putting two things together with no space between them

Example:- at his touch the room filled with lights

touch - deftness in handling matters

Example:- he has a master's touch

ghost, touch, trace - a suggestion of some quality

Example:- there was a touch of sarcasm in his tone

hint, jot, mite, pinch, soupcon, speck, tinge, touch - a slight but appreciable amount

Example:- this dish could use a touch of garlic

spot, touch - a slight attack of illness

Example:- he has a touch of rheumatism

signature, touch - a distinguishing style

Example:- this room needs a woman's touch

contact, touch - a communicative interaction

Example:- the pilot made contact with the base


extend to, reach, touch - to extend as far as

Example:- The sunlight reached the wall

disturb, touch - tamper with

Example:- Don't touch my CDs!

touch - perceive via the tactile sense

Example:- Helen Keller felt the physical world by touching people and objects around her

touch - make physical contact with, come in contact with

Example:- Touch the stone for good luck

advert, allude, touch - make a more or less disguised reference to

Example:- He alluded to the problem but did not mention it

affect, bear on, bear upon, impact, touch, touch on - have an effect upon

Example:- Will the new rules affect me?

touch - deal with; usually used with a form of negation

Example:- I wouldn't touch her with a ten-foot pole

partake, touch - consume

Example:- She didn't touch her food all night

touch - comprehend

Example:- He could not touch the meaning of the poem

tinct, tinge, tint, touch - color lightly

Example:- her greying hair was tinged blond

touch - cause to be in brief contact with

Example:- He touched his toes to the horse's flanks

bear on, come to, concern, have-to doe with, pertain, refer, relate, touch, touch on - be relevant to

Example:- There were lots of questions referring to her talk

adjoin, contact, meet, touch - be in direct physical contact with; make contact

Example:- The two buildings touch

equal, match, rival, touch - be equal to in quality or ability

Example:- Nothing can rival cotton for durability

stir, touch - affect emotionally

Example:- A stirring movie

Tweets containing the word touch

Source : WordNet