don't touch that dial

Definition of don't touch that dial

  1. :  don't change the channel/station We'll be back right after this commercial, so don't touch that dial!

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  do not

    :  does not

  1. :  a command or entreaty not to do something

  1. :  to bring a bodily part into contact with especially so as to perceive through the tactile sense :  handle or feel gently usually with the intent to understand or appreciate

    :  to strike or push lightly especially with the hand or foot or an implement

    :  to lay hands upon (one afflicted with scrofula) with intent to heal

  1. :  a light stroke, tap, or push

    :  a hit against an opponent in fencing

    :  the act or fact of touching

  1. :  the face of a sundial

    :  timepiece

    :  the graduated face of a timepiece

  1. :  to measure with a dial

    :  to manipulate a device (as a dial) so as to operate, regulate, or select

    :  call

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capable of being understood in two ways

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