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untouched

adjective un·touched \ˌən-ˈtəcht\

: not handled or used

: not changed : still in the original state or condition

: not eaten or drunk : not tasted

Full Definition of UNTOUCHED

1
:  not subjected to touching :  not handled
2
:  not described or dealt with
3
a :  not tasted
b :  being in the first or a primeval state or condition <an untouched wilderness>
4
:  not influenced :  unaffected

Examples of UNTOUCHED

  1. The piano was untouched for years.
  2. The original agreement remains untouched.
  3. He left his food untouched.
  4. The artist's biographer left a few important events of his life untouched.

First Known Use of UNTOUCHED

14th century
UNTOUCHED Defined for Kids

untouched

adjective un·touched \ˌən-ˈtəcht\

Definition of UNTOUCHED for Kids

1
:  not tasted <Her dinner sat on the tray untouched.>
2
:  not affected <I was untouched by the turmoil.>

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