touchwood

noun
touch·​wood | \ ˈtəch-ˌwu̇d How to pronounce touchwood (audio) \

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1575, in the meaning defined above

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“Touchwood.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/touchwood?pronunciation&lang=en_us&dir=t&file=touchw01. Accessed 11 December 2019.

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