the Midas touch

Definition of the Midas touch

:the ability to make everything that one is involved with very successful
  • a businesswoman with the Midas touch

Word by Word Definitions

Midas play
  1. : a legendary Phrygian king who is given the power of turning everything he touches to gold

touch play
  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

  2. : to put hands upon in any way or degree

  3. : to take into the hands or mouth

  1. : the act or fact of touching

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

  3. : a specified sensation that arises in response to stimulation of the tactile receptors : feel


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