finishing touch

Definition of finishing touch

  1. :  the last thing done to make something complete added candles to the cake as the finishing touch —usually plural They're putting the finishing touches on their new home. He's putting the finishing touches on his latest novel.

Word by Word Definitions

finishplay finishing
  1. :  to come to an end :  terminate

    :  end

    :  to come to the end of a course, task, or undertaking

  1. :  something that completes or perfects: such as

    :  the fine or decorative work required for a building or one of its parts

    :  a finishing material used in painting

touchplay
  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 put hands upon in any way or degree

    :  to commit violence upon

  1. :  the act or fact of touching

    :  the act or an instance of handling or controlling a ball (as in basketball or soccer)

    :  the special sense by which pressure or traction exerted on the skin or mucous membrane is perceived


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