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Engelsk navneord: touch

1. touch (om begivenhed) the event of something coming in contact with the body

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe longed for the touch of her hand.
The cooling touch of the night air.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)touching

Mindre specifikke termercontact, impinging, striking

Mere specifikke termerbrush, light touch, stroke

2. touch (om erkendelse) the faculty by which external objects or forces are perceived through contact with the body (especially the hands)

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningOnly sight and touch enable us to locate objects in the space around us.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)cutaneous senses, sense of touch, skin senses, touch modality

Mindre specifikke termerexteroception, somatosense

Omfatter disse overordnede termersomaesthesia, somaesthesis, somataesthesis, somatesthesia, somatic sense, somatic sensory system, somatosensory system, somesthesia, somesthesis

3. touch (om kommunikation) a suggestion of some quality

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThere was a touch of sarcasm in his tone.
He detected a ghost of a smile on her face.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)ghost, trace

Mindre specifikke termerproffer, proposition, suggestion

4. touch (om egenskab) a distinguishing style

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThis room needs a woman's touch.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)signature

Mindre specifikke termerfashion, manner, mode, style, way

Mere specifikke termercommon touch

5. touch (om handling) the act of putting two things together with no space between them

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAt his touch the room filled with lights.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)touching

Mindre specifikke termeract, deed, human action, human activity

Mere specifikke termerbuss, catch, contact, dab, dig, fingering, grab, grazing, grope, handling, hit, hitting, jab, kiss, kiss, lap, lick, manipulation, osculation, palpation, pat, physical contact, shaving, skimming, snap, snatch, striking, stroke, stroking, tactual exploration, tag, tap, tickle, tickling, titillation

6. touch (om mængde el. mål) a slight but appreciable amount

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThis dish could use a touch of garlic.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)hint, jot, mite, pinch, soupcon, speck, tinge

Mindre specifikke termersmall indefinite amount, small indefinite quantity

Mere specifikke termersnuff

7. touch (om kommunikation) a communicative interaction

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe pilot made contact with the base.
He got in touch with his colleagues.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)contact

Mindre specifikke termercommunicating, communication

8. touch (om tilstand) a slight attack of illness

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe has a touch of rheumatism.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)spot

Mindre specifikke termerattack

9. touch (om kommunikation) the act of soliciting money (as a gift or loan)

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe watched the beggar trying to make a touch.

Mindre specifikke termersolicitation

10. touch (om erkendelse) the sensation produced by pressure receptors in the skin

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe likes the touch of silk on her skin.
The surface had a greasy feeling.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)feeling, tactile sensation, tactual sensation, touch sensation

Mindre specifikke termerperception

Mere specifikke termercreepiness, cutaneous sensation, haptic sensation, skin sensation

11. touch (om erkendelse) deftness in handling matters

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe has a master's touch.

Mindre specifikke termeradeptness, adroitness, deftness, facility, quickness

Mere specifikke termercapstone, copestone, finishing touch

12. touch (om egenskab) the feel of mechanical action

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThis piano has a wonderful touch.

Mindre specifikke termerfeel, tactile property

Engelsk udsagnsord: touch

1. touch (om relation) make physical contact with, come in contact with

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningTouch the stone for good luck.
She never touched her husband.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody PP.
Somebody ----s something PP

Mere specifikke termerbrush, buss, collide with, engage, feel, feel, finger, handle, hit, hit, hit, impinge on, kiss, kiss, mouth, osculate, palm, palpate, pick up, press, run into, skim, skim over, snog, strike, strike, strike, stroke, tag, thumb, toe, touch

2. touch (om opfattelse) perceive via the tactile sense

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHelen Keller felt the physical world by touching people and objects around her.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody

Mindre specifikke termercomprehend, perceive

3. touch (om følelse) affect emotionally

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA stirring movie.
I was touched by your kind letter of sympathy.

Eksempler på anvendelseThe bad news will touch him, The performance is likely to touch Sue

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)stir

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody

Mindre specifikke termeraffect, impress, move, strike

Mere specifikke termerget

4. touch (om tilstand) be relevant to

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThere were lots of questions referring to her talk.
My remark pertained to your earlier comments.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)bear on, come to, concern, have-to doe with, pertain, refer, relate, touch on

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s somebody.
Something ----s something

Mere specifikke termeraffect, apply, center, center on, concentrate on, focus on, go for, hold, interest, involve, matter to, regard, revolve about, revolve around

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningadvert, allude, touch

5. touch (om relation) be in direct physical contact with; make contact

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe two buildings touch.
Their hands touched.
The wire must not contact the metal cover.
The surfaces contact at this point.

Eksempler på anvendelseOur properties touch at this point, His fields touch mine at this point

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)adjoin, contact, meet

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s something

Mere specifikke termerabut, adhere, adjoin, attach, border, border, butt, butt against, butt on, chafe, cleave, cling, cohere, cover, edge, environ, fray, fret, hug, lean against, lean on, march, rest on, ring, rub, scratch, skirt, spread over, stick, surround

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningconverge, meet

6. touch (om ændring) have an effect upon

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWill the new rules affect me?.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)affect, bear on, bear upon, impact, touch on

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something

Mindre specifikke termeralter, change, modify

Mere specifikke termeract upon, bother, color, colour, discommode, disoblige, distort, endanger, excite, expose, hit, hydrolise, hydrolize, incommode, inconvenience, influence, peril, process, put out, queer, redound, repercuss, scupper, slam-dunk, stimulate, strike, strike a blow, subject, tell on, tinge, treat, trouble, work

7. touch (om adfærd) deal with; usually used with a form of negation

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI wouldn't touch her with a ten-foot pole.
The local Mafia won't touch gambling.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something

Mindre specifikke termercare, deal, handle, manage

8. touch (om relation) cause to be in brief contact with

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe touched his toes to the horse's flanks.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termertouch

9. touch (om tilstand) to extend as far as

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe sunlight reached the wall.
Can he reach?.
The chair must not touch the wall.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)extend to, reach

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething is ----ing PP.
Something ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerbe

Mere specifikke termerreach into

10. touch (om tilstand) be equal to in quality or ability

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningNothing 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.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)equal, match, rival

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s something

Mindre specifikke termercompete, contend, vie

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningequal, equalise, equalize, equate, match

11. touch (om relation) tamper with

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningDon't touch my CDs!.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)disturb

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termeralter, change, modify

Mere specifikke termerupset, violate

12. touch (om kommunikation) make a more or less disguised reference to

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe alluded to the problem but did not mention it.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)advert, allude

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s PP

Mindre specifikke termerhint, suggest

Kan forårsagedenote, refer

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningbear on, come to, concern, have-to doe with, pertain, refer, relate, touch, touch on

13. touch (om erkendelse) comprehend

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe could not touch the meaning of the poem.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerunderstand

14. touch (om forbrug, indtagelse el. anvendelse) consume

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe didn't touch her food all night.

Eksempler på anvendelseThey touch more bread

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)partake

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerconsume, have, ingest, take, take in

Mere specifikke termerreceive

15. touch (om ændring) color lightly

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHer greying hair was tinged blond.
The leaves were tinged red in November.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)tinct, tinge, tint

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something

Mindre specifikke termercolor, color in, colorise, colorize, colour, colour in, colourise, colourize

Mere specifikke termercomplexion, henna, tincture

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