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  Words related to touching

Related / Similar Words: touch, affecting, poignant

 

Definition:
  • the act of putting two things together with no space between them; "at his touch the room filled with lights";
  • 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";
  • arousing affect; "the homecoming of the released hostages was an affecting scene"; "poignant grief cannot endure forever"; "his gratitude was simple and touching";

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    Hyponyms: contact, tap, pat, dab, hit, hitting, striking, dig, jab, kiss, buss, osculation, catch, grab, snatch, snap, handling, manipulation, fingering, grope, palpation, tactual exploration, tickle, tickling, titillation, stroke, stroking, tag, lick, lap, grazing, shaving, skimming, brush, light touch

     

    Derivational Morphology: touch, reach, extend to, adjoin, meet, contact

     

     
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