touch up

verb

Definition of touch up

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to improve or perfect by small additional strokes or alterations :  fix the minor and usually visible defects or damages of

  3. 2 :  to stimulate by or as if by a flick of a whip

1703

First Known Use of touch up

1703


Learn More about touch up


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up touch up? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!