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  • v  make physical contact with, come in contact with
    She never touched her husband
  • v  perceive via the tactile sense
  • v  affect emotionally
    I was touched by your kind letter of sympathy
  • v  be relevant to
  • v  be in direct physical contact with; make contact
    Their hands touched
  • v  have an effect upon
  • v  deal with; usually used with a form of negation
  • v  cause to be in brief contact with
    He touched his toes to the horse's flanks
  • v  to extend as far as
  • v  be equal to in quality or ability
  • v  tamper with
  • v  make a more or less disguised reference to
  • v  comprehend
  • v  consume
  • v  color lightly
  • a  having come into contact
  • a  being excited or provoked to the expression of an emotion
    very touched by the stranger's kindness
  • s  slightly insane

  • Among those who touched the products, imagining ownership did not affect the price they'd be willing to pay for them.
  • It is too holy to be placed on the ground or touched by any but the elect.
  • Two months after violent protests, allegations of new attacks in the troubled Chinese city of Urumqi touched off huge demonstrations, with residents gathering in the city center .
News & Articles

  • Tornado touched down in Van Wert Co.
    VAN WERT, Ohio -- The National Weather Service has confirmed that a weak tornado touched down in Van Wert County late Wednesday night during severe thunderstorms, and continues to investigate storm damage in Henry County.
    June 13, 2013 - The Toledo Blade
  • PD: Girl touched at bus stop
    A 13-year-old girl was inappropriately touched while waiting at a bus stop, according to Grazia Moyers with the Virginia Beach Police Department.
    June 13, 2013 - FOX 43 TV Hampton Roads
  • Girl reports being touched inappropriately at Beach school bus stop
    A juvenile female reported to Virginia Beach Police that she was inappropriately touched at the bus stop on Thursday morning.
    June 13, 2013 - WTKR Norfolk

  • Linda Lingle in CNN International
    Michelle and I send our deepest condolences to the loved ones of the American citizens who lost their lives in the outrageous terrorist attacks in Mumbai. Our thoughts and prayers are with them, and with all who have been touched by this terrible... Barack Obama KTVN Nov 28, 2008 101037 134148 touched I am vetoing this bill because I have become convinced that this issue is of such significant societal importance that it deserves to be decided directly by all the people of Hawaii," Lingle said. "The subject of this legislation has touched...
  • Jim Tressel in ESPN
    This is an extraordinary loss for college football,Ohio State coach Jim Tressel said in a statement. "Bo Schembechler touched the lives of many people and made the game of football better in every way. He will always be both a Buckeye and...

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