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Pronunciation of Touch  


English Meaning

To come in contact with; to hit or strike lightly against; to extend the hand, foot, or the like, so as to reach or rest on.

  1. To cause or permit a part of the body, especially the hand or fingers, to come in contact with so as to feel: reached out and touched the smooth stone.
  2. To bring something into light contact with: touched the sore spot with a probe.
  3. To bring (one thing) into light contact with something else: grounded the radio by touching a wire to it; touching fire to a fuse.
  4. To press or push lightly; tap: touched a control to improve the TV picture; touched 19 on the phone to get room service.
  5. To lay hands on in violence: I never touched him!
  6. To eat or drink; taste: She didn't touch her food.
  7. To disturb or move by handling: Just don't touch anything in my room!
  8. To meet without going beyond; adjoin: the ridge where his property touches mine.
  9. Mathematics To be tangent to.
  10. To come up to; reach: when the thermometer touches 90°.
  11. To match in quality; equal: Rival artists can't touch her work at its best.
  12. To deal with, especially in passing; treat briefly or allusively: some remarks touching recent events.
  13. To be pertinent to; concern: environmental problems that touch us all.
  14. To affect the emotions of; move to tender response: an appeal that touched us deeply.
  15. To injure slightly: plants touched by frost.
  16. To color slightly; tinge: a white petal touched with pink.
  17. To draw with light strokes.
  18. To change or improve by adding fine lines or strokes.
  19. To stamp (tested metal).
  20. Slang To wheedle a loan or handout from: touched a friend for five dollars.
  21. Archaic To strike or pluck the keys or strings of (a musical instrument).
  22. To play (a musical piece).
  23. To touch someone or something.
  24. To be or come into contact: Don't let the live wires touch.
  25. The act or an instance of touching.
  26. The physiological sense by which external objects or forces are perceived through contact with the body.
  27. A sensation experienced in touching something with a characteristic texture: felt the touch of snowflakes on her face.
  28. A light push; a tap: an electric switch that requires just a touch.
  29. A discernible mark or effect left by contact with something.
  30. A small change or addition, or the effect achieved by it: Candlelight provided just the right touch.
  31. A suggestion, hint, or tinge: a touch of jealousy.
  32. A mild attack: a touch of the flu.
  33. A small amount; a dash: a touch of paprika.
  34. A manner or technique of striking the keys of a keyboard instrument: He played briskly with a light touch.
  35. The resistance to pressure characteristic of the keys of a keyboard: an old piano with uneven touch.
  36. An ability to propel a ball a desired distance: a golfer with no touch around the green.
  37. A facility; a knack: retained his touch as a carpenter in his retirement.
  38. A characteristic way of doing things: recognized my friend's touch in the choice of the card.
  39. The state of being in contact or communication: kept in touch with several classmates; out of touch with current trends.
  40. An official stamp indicating the quality of a metal product.
  41. Slang The act of approaching someone for a loan or handout.
  42. Slang A prospect for a loan or handout: a generous person, a soft touch for beggars.
  43. Sports The area just outside the sidelines in soccer or just outside and including the sidelines in Rugby.
  44. touch down To make contact with the ground; land: The spacecraft touched down on schedule.
  45. touch off To cause to explode; fire.
  46. touch off To initiate; trigger: disclosures that touched off a public uproar.
  47. touch off To describe or portray with deft precision.
  48. on To deal with (a topic) in passing.
  49. on To pertain to; concern.
  50. on To approach being; verge on: frenzy that touched on clinical insanity.
  51. touch up To improve by making minor corrections, changes, or additions.
  52. base Informal To renew a line of communication: "He went out of his way to touch base with a broad cross section of . . . residents” ( George B. Merry).

Malayalam Meaning

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× രീതി - Reethi
× ഒരാളുടെ ശില്‍പനിര്‍മ്മാണ രീതി - Oraalude Shil‍panir‍mmaana Reethi | Oralude Shil‍panir‍mmana Reethi
× മര്‍ശം - Mar‍sham
× പാര്‍ശ്വപരിധികള്‍ക്കപ്പുറത്തുള്ള മൈതാനം - Paar‍shvaparidhikal‍kkappuraththulla Maithaanam | Par‍shvaparidhikal‍kkappurathulla Maithanam
× സ്വാധീനിക്കുക - Svaadheenikkuka | swadheenikkuka
× തൊട്ടു സൗഖ്യപ്പെടുത്തുക - Thottu Saukhyappeduththuka | Thottu Soukhyappeduthuka
× ഏശുക - Eshuka
× പിരശോധന - Pirashodhana
× ലേശം - Lesham
× ബന്ധമുണ്ടായിരിക്കുക - Bandhamundaayirikkuka | Bandhamundayirikkuka
× ചുവ - Chuva
× ആലബ്ധി - Aalabdhi | alabdhi
× തട്ടുക - Thattuka
× പരാമര്‍ശിക്കുക - Paraamar‍shikkuka | Paramar‍shikkuka
× ആലഭനം - Aalabhanam | alabhanam
× സംപര്‍ശം - Sampar‍sham
× തൊടുക - Thoduka
× വാദ്യം വായിക്കുക - Vaadhyam Vaayikkuka | Vadhyam Vayikkuka
× പരിശീലനം - Parisheelanam
× പരാമര്‍ശനം - Paraamar‍shanam | Paramar‍shanam
× മാനസികമായ അടുപ്പം - Maanasikamaaya Aduppam | Manasikamaya Aduppam
× ധ്വനി - Dhvani
× സ്പർശം - Sparsham
× സാഹിത്യ രചനാരീതി - Saahithya Rachanaareethi | Sahithya Rachanareethi
× ഭാവം - Bhaavam | Bhavam
× പരാമര്‍ശം - Paraamar‍sham | Paramar‍sham
× സ്വാധീനം - Svaadheenam | swadheenam
× മനോവികാരം - Manovikaaram | Manovikaram
× എടുത്തു പറയുക - Eduththu Parayuka | Eduthu Parayuka
× അപമര്‍ശം - Apamar‍sham
× അവര്‍ശം - Avar‍sham
× മര്‍ശന - Mar‍shana
× പണത്തിനായി സമീപിക്കുക - Panaththinaayi Sameepikkuka | Panathinayi Sameepikkuka


The Usage is actually taken from the Verse(s) of English+Malayalam Holy Bible.

Luke 18:15

Then they also brought infants to Him that He might touch them; but when the disciples saw it, they rebuked them.

അവൻ തൊടേണ്ടതിന്നു ചിലർ ശിശുക്കളെയും അവന്റെ അടുക്കൽ കൊണ്ടുവന്നു; ശിഷ്യന്മാർ അതുകണ്ടു അവരെ ശാസിച്ചു.

Mark 3:10

For He healed many, so that as many as had afflictions pressed about Him to touch Him.

അവൻ അനേകരെ സൌഖ്യമാക്കുകയാൽ ബാധകൾ ഉള്ളവർ ഒക്കെയും അവനെ തൊടേണ്ടതിന്നു തിക്കിത്തിരക്കി വന്നു.

Exodus 19:12

You shall set bounds for the people all around, saying, "Take heed to yourselves that you do not go up to the mountain or touch its base. Whoever touches the mountain shall surely be put to death.

ജനം പർവ്വതത്തിൽ കയറാതെയും അതിന്റെ അടിവാരം തൊടാതെയും ഇരിപ്പാൻ സൂക്ഷിക്കേണം എന്നു പറഞ്ഞു. നീ അവർക്കായി ചുറ്റും അതിർ തിരിക്കേണം; പർവ്വതം തൊടുന്നവൻ എല്ലാം മരണശിക്ഷ അനുഭവിക്കേണം.


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