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touching

adjective

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  1. 1 having a border in common touching lots in the housing development will eventually be separated by hedges for privacy Synonyms abutting, adjoining, bordering, conterminous, contiguous, flanking, flush, fringing, joining, juxtaposed, neighboring, skirting, adjacent, vergingRelated Words approximate, close, closest, immediate, near, nearby, nearest, next-door, nigh; attached, communicating, connected, connecting, interconnecting, joined, linked, united; bounding, circumjacent, embracing, encircling, enclosing (also inclosing), fencing, rimming, surrounding; marginal, peripheral, tangent, tangential; ambient, encompassingNear Antonyms apart, detached, disconnected, discrete, free-standing, isolate, isolated, removed, separate, single, unattached, unconnected, unlinked; away, distant, far, faraway, far-off, farthest, remote; discontinuous, noncontinuous; broken up, disjoined, dissevered, dissociated, disunited, divided, divorced, parted, ramified, resolved, severed, split, sundered, uncoupled, unyokedAntonyms nonadjacent, noncontiguous

  2. 2 having the power to affect the feelings or sympathies a touching movie about two lost animals who try to find their way home Synonyms affecting, emotional, impactful, impressive, poignant, stirring, movingRelated Words eloquent, expressive, meaningful, significant; demonstrative, excitable, feeling, passionate, responsive, sensitive; exciting, inspirational, provoking, rousing, stimulating; dramatic, histrionic, melodramatic, theatrical (also theatric); catharticNear Antonyms cold, cool, detached, dispassionate, emotionless; deadpanAntonyms unaffecting, unemotional, unimpressive


touching

preposition

Synonyms and Antonyms of touching

  1. having to do with there has been an objection touching the last of the proposed new bylaws Synonyms apropos, apropos of, as far as, as for, as regards (also as respects), as to, concerning, of, on, regarding, respecting, about, toward (or towards)Related Words over


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