touch

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touch is part of the Basic English 850.
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touch is one of the 1000 most common headwords.
touch

Pronunciation[change]

Verb[change]

Plain form
touch

Third-person singular
touches

Past tense
touched

Past participle
touched

Present participle
touching

The man is touching the computer
  1. (transitive) If you touch something, you feel it with your hand.
    Don't touch the oven -- it's hot and you will get a burn.
  2. (transitive) If you touch something, you move so near to it that there is no space between you and it.