touch-typed; touch-typing; touch-types

intransitive verb

: to type by the touch system
touch typist noun

Word History

First Known Use

1940, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of touch-type was in 1940

Dictionary Entries Near touch-type

Cite this Entry

“Touch-type.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 May. 2024.

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