Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary1. (v. t.) To come in contact with; to hit or strike lightly against; to extend the hand, foot, or the like, so as to reach or rest on.
2. (v. t.) To perceive by the sense of feeling.
3. (v. t.) To come to; to reach; to attain to.
4. (v. t.) To try; to prove, as with a touchstone.
5. (v. t.) To relate to; to concern; to affect.
6. (v. t.) To handle, speak of, or deal with; to treat of.
7. (v. t.) To meddle or interfere with; as, I have not touched the books.
8. (v. t.) To affect the senses or the sensibility of; to move; to melt; to soften.
9. (v. t.) To mark or delineate with touches; to add a slight stroke to with the pencil or brush.
10. (v. t.) To infect; to affect slightly.
11. (v. t.) To make an impression on; to have effect upon.
12. (v. t.) To strike; to manipulate; to play on; as, to touch an instrument of music.
13. (v. t.) To perform, as a tune; to play.
14. (v. t.) To influence by impulse; to impel forcibly.
15. (v. t.) To harm, afflict, or distress.
16. (v. t.) To affect with insanity, especially in a slight degree; to make partially insane; -- rarely used except in the past participle.
17. (v. t.) To be tangent to. See Tangent, a.
18. (v.) To lay a hand upon for curing disease.
19. (v. i.) To be in contact; to be in a state of junction, so that no space is between; as, two spheres touch only at points.
20. (v. i.) To fasten; to take effect; to make impression.
21. (v. i.) To treat anything in discourse, especially in a slight or casual manner; -- often with on or upon.
22. (v. i.) To be brought, as a sail, so close to the wind that its weather leech shakes.
23. (n.) The act of touching, or the state of being touched; contact.
24. (n.) The sense by which pressure or traction exerted on the skin is recognized; the sense by which the properties of bodies are determined by contact; the tactile sense. See Tactile sense, under Tactile.
25. (v.) Act or power of exciting emotion.
26. (n.) An emotion or affection.
27. (v.) Personal reference or application.
28. (n.) A stroke; as, a touch of raillery; a satiric touch; hence, animadversion; censure; reproof.
29. (n.) A single stroke on a drawing or a picture.
30. (v.) Feature; lineament; trait.
31. (n.) The act of the hand on a musical instrument; hence, in the plural, musical notes.
32. (n.) A small quantity intermixed; a little; a dash.
33. (n.) A hint; a suggestion; slight notice.
34. (n.) A slight and brief essay.
35. (n.) A touchstone; hence, stone of the sort used for touchstone.
36. (v.) Hence, examination or trial by some decisive standard; test; proof; tried quality.
37. (n.) The particular or characteristic mode of action, or the resistance of the keys of an instrument to the fingers; as, a heavy touch, or a light touch; also, the manner of touching, striking, or pressing the keys of a piano; as, a legato touch; a staccato touch.
38. (n.) The broadest part of a plank worked top and but (see Top and but, under Top, n.), or of one worked anchor-stock fashion (that is, tapered from the middle to both ends); also, the angles of the stern timbers at the counters.
39. (n.) That part of the field which is beyond the line of flags on either side.
Greek4379. prospsauo -- to touch
... to touch. Part of Speech: Verb Transliteration: prospsauo Phonetic Spelling:
(pros-psow'-o) Short Definition: I touch lightly Definition: I touch lightly. ...
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2345. thiggano -- to touch
680. haptomai -- touch.
5584. pselaphao -- to feel or grope about
3888. paramutheomai -- to encourge, comfort
631. apomasso -- to wipe off
5530. chraomai -- to use, make use of
681. hapto -- to fasten to, lay hold of
931. basanos -- a touchstone (a dark stone used in testing metals) ...
2609. katago -- to bring down
Strong's Hebrew5060. naga -- to touch, reach, strike
... 5059, 5060. naga. 5061 . to touch, reach, strike. Transliteration: naga Phonetic
Spelling: (naw-gah') Short Definition: touches. Word Origin a prim. ...
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7306. ruach -- accept, smell, touch, make of quick understanding
5059. nagan -- to touch or play a stringed instrument
4184. mush -- to feel
5401. nashaq -- to kiss
3237. yamash -- feel
2167. zamar -- to make music (in praise of God)
4229. machah -- to wipe, wipe out
5066. nagash -- to draw near, approach
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The Master's Touch.
ThesaurusTouch (82 Occurrences)
... 11. (vt) To make an impression on; to have effect upon. 12. (vt) To strike; to
manipulate; to play on; as, to touch an instrument of music. 13. ...
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Cured (62 Occurrences)
Feel (58 Occurrences)
Reach (63 Occurrences)
Saved (183 Occurrences)
Border (233 Occurrences)
Graze (11 Occurrences)
Begged (71 Occurrences)
Carcasses (30 Occurrences)
Stroke (26 Occurrences)
Bible ConcordanceTouch (82 Occurrences)
Matthew 9:20 Behold, a woman who had an issue of blood for twelve years came behind him, and touched the fringe of his garment;
Matthew 9:21 for she said within herself, "If I just touch his garment, I will be made well."
Matthew 14:36 and they begged him that they might just touch the fringe of his garment. As many as touched it were made whole.
Mark 3:10 For he had healed many, so that as many as had diseases pressed on him that they might touch him.
Mark 5:28 For she said, "If I just touch his clothes, I will be made well."
Mark 5:30 Immediately Jesus, perceiving in himself that the power had gone out from him, turned around in the crowd, and asked, "Who touched my clothes?"
Mark 5:31 His disciples said to him, "You see the multitude pressing against you, and you say,'Who touched me?'"
Mark 6:56 Wherever he entered, into villages, or into cities, or into the country, they laid the sick in the marketplaces, and begged him that they might touch just the fringe of his garment; and as many as touched him were made well.
Mark 8:22 He came to Bethsaida. They brought a blind man to him, and begged him to touch him.
Mark 10:13 They were bringing to him little children, that he should touch them, but the disciples rebuked those who were bringing them.
Luke 6:19 All the multitude sought to touch him, for power came out from him and healed them all.
Luke 7:39 Now when the Pharisee who had invited him saw it, he said to himself, "This man, if he were a prophet, would have perceived who and what kind of woman this is who touches him, that she is a sinner."
Luke 8:46 But Jesus said, "Someone did touch me, for I perceived that power has gone out of me."
Luke 11:46 And he said, Woe unto you also, ye lawyers! for ye lade men with burdens grievous to be borne, and ye yourselves touch not the burdens with one of your fingers.
Luke 18:15 They were also bringing their babies to him, that he might touch them. But when the disciples saw it, they rebuked them.
Luke 24:39 See my hands and my feet, that it is truly me. Touch me and see, for a spirit doesn't have flesh and bones, as you see that I have."
John 20:17 Jesus saith unto her, Touch me not; for I am not yet ascended to my Father: but go to my brethren, and say unto them, I ascend unto my Father, and your Father; and to my God, and your God.
Acts 8:18 Now when Simon saw that the Holy Spirit was given through the touch of the Apostles' hands, he made them an offering of money, saying,
1 Corinthians 7:1 Now concerning the things about which you wrote to me: it is good for a man not to touch a woman.
1 Corinthians 8:13 Therefore if what I eat causes my brother to fall, never again to the end of my days will I touch any kind of animal food, for fear I should cause my brother to fall.
2 Corinthians 6:17 Therefore, "'Come out from among them, and be separate,' says the Lord.'Touch no unclean thing. I will receive you.
Colossians 2:21 "Don't handle, nor taste, nor touch"
Hebrews 11:28 By faith, he kept the Passover, and the sprinkling of the blood, that the destroyer of the firstborn should not touch them.
Hebrews 12:20 for they could not stand that which was commanded, "If even an animal touches the mountain, it shall be stoned;"
1 John 5:18 We know that whoever is born of God doesn't sin, but he who was born of God keeps himself, and the evil one doesn't touch him.
Genesis 3:3 but of the fruit of the tree which is in the middle of the garden, God has said,'You shall not eat of it, neither shall you touch it, lest you die.'"
Genesis 20:6 God said to him in the dream, "Yes, I know that in the integrity of your heart you have done this, and I also withheld you from sinning against me. Therefore I didn't allow you to touch her.
Genesis 27:21 Isaac said to Jacob, "Please come near, that I may feel you, my son, whether you are really my son Esau or not."
Exodus 4:25 Then Zipporah took a sharp stone, and cutting off the skin of her son's private parts, and touching his feet with it, she said, Truly you are a husband of blood to me.
Exodus 7:17 So the Lord says, By this you may be certain that I am the Lord; see, by the touch of this rod in my hand the waters of the Nile will be turned to blood;
Exodus 8:17 And they did so; and Aaron, stretching out the rod in his hand, gave a touch to the dust of the earth, and insects came on man and on beast; all the dust of the earth was changed into insects through all the land of Egypt.
Exodus 12:13 The blood shall be to you for a token on the houses where you are: and when I see the blood, I will pass over you, and there shall no plague be on you to destroy you, when I strike the land of Egypt.
Exodus 12:22 And take some hyssop and put it in the blood in the basin, touching the two sides and the top of the doorway with the blood from the basin; and let not one of you go out of his house till the morning.
Exodus 19:12 You shall set bounds to the people all around, saying,'Be careful that you don't go up onto the mountain, or touch its border. Whoever touches the mountain shall be surely put to death.
Exodus 19:13 No hand shall touch him, but he shall surely be stoned or shot through; whether it is animal or man, he shall not live.' When the trumpet sounds long, they shall come up to the mountain."
Exodus 20:25 And if you make me an altar of stone do not make it of cut stones: for the touch of an instrument will make it unclean.
Leviticus 5:2 "'Or if anyone touches any unclean thing, whether it is the carcass of an unclean animal, or the carcass of unclean livestock, or the carcass of unclean creeping things, and it is hidden from him, and he is unclean, then he shall be guilty.
Leviticus 5:3 "'Or if he touches the uncleanness of man, whatever his uncleanness is with which he is unclean, and it is hidden from him; when he knows of it, then he shall be guilty.
Leviticus 6:27 Whatever shall touch its flesh shall be holy. When there is any of its blood sprinkled on a garment, you shall wash that on which it was sprinkled in a holy place.
Leviticus 7:21 When anyone touches any unclean thing, the uncleanness of man, or an unclean animal, or any unclean abomination, and eats some of the flesh of the sacrifice of peace offerings, which belong to Yahweh, that soul shall be cut off from his people.'"
Leviticus 11:8 Of their flesh you shall not eat, and their carcasses you shall not touch; they are unclean to you.
Leviticus 11:31 These are they which are unclean to you among all that creep. Whoever touches them when they are dead, shall be unclean until the evening.
Leviticus 12:4 She shall continue in the blood of purification thirty-three days. She shall not touch any holy thing, nor come into the sanctuary, until the days of her purifying are completed.
Numbers 4:15 "When Aaron and his sons have finished covering the sanctuary, and all the furniture of the sanctuary, as the camp moves forward; after that, the sons of Kohath shall come to carry it: but they shall not touch the sanctuary, lest they die. These things are the burden of the sons of Kohath in the Tent of Meeting.
Numbers 5:2 Give orders to the children of Israel to put outside the tent-circle every leper, and anyone who has any sort of flow from his body, and anyone who is unclean from the touch of the dead;
Numbers 16:26 He spoke to the congregation, saying, "Depart, please, from the tents of these wicked men, and touch nothing of theirs, lest you be consumed in all their sins!"
Deuteronomy 14:8 The pig, because it has a split hoof but doesn't chew the cud, is unclean to you: of their flesh you shall not eat, and their carcasses you shall not touch.
Deuteronomy 28:56 The tender and delicate woman among you, who would not adventure to set the sole of her foot on the ground for delicateness and tenderness, her eye shall be evil toward the husband of her bosom, and toward her son, and toward her daughter,
Joshua 9:19 But all the princes said to all the congregation, "We have sworn to them by Yahweh, the God of Israel: now therefore we may not touch them.
Ruth 2:9 Let your eyes be on the field that they reap, and go after them. Haven't I commanded the young men not to touch you? When you are thirsty, go to the vessels, and drink from that which the young men have drawn."
1 Samuel 1:11 She vowed a vow, and said, "Yahweh of Armies, if you will indeed look on the affliction of your handmaid, and remember me, and not forget your handmaid, but will give to your handmaid a boy, then I will give him to Yahweh all the days of his life, and there shall no razor come on his head."
1 Samuel 24:12 May Yahweh judge between me and you, and may Yahweh avenge me of you; but my hand shall not be on you.
1 Samuel 24:13 As the proverb of the ancients says,'Out of the wicked comes forth wickedness;' but my hand shall not be on you.
2 Samuel 14:10 The king said, "Whoever says anything to you, bring him to me, and he shall not touch you any more."
2 Samuel 18:12 The man said to Joab, "Though I should receive a thousand pieces of silver in my hand, I still wouldn't put forth my hand against the king's son; for in our hearing the king commanded you and Abishai and Ittai, saying,'Beware that none touch the young man Absalom.'
2 Samuel 21:10 Rizpah the daughter of Aiah took sackcloth, and spread it for her on the rock, from the beginning of harvest until water was poured on them from the sky. She allowed neither the birds of the sky to rest on them by day, nor the animals of the field by night.
2 Samuel 23:7 But the man who touches them must be armed with iron and the staff of a spear. They shall be utterly burned with fire in their place."
2 Kings 23:18 And he saith, 'Let him alone, let no man touch his bones;' and they let his bones escape, with the bones of the prophet who came out of Samaria.
1 Chronicles 16:22 "Don't touch my anointed ones! Do my prophets no harm!"
Job 1:11 But put forth your hand now, and touch all that he has, and he will renounce you to your face."
Job 2:5 But put forth your hand now, and touch his bone and his flesh, and he will renounce you to your face."
Job 5:19 He will deliver you in six troubles; yes, in seven there shall no evil touch you.
Job 6:7 My soul refuses to touch them. They are as loathsome food to me.
Psalms 104:32 He looks at the earth, and it trembles. He touches the mountains, and they smoke.
Psalms 105:15 "Don't touch my anointed ones! Do my prophets no harm!"
Psalms 144:5 Part your heavens, Yahweh, and come down. Touch the mountains, and they will smoke.
Proverbs 6:29 So is he who goes in to his neighbor's wife. Whoever touches her will not be unpunished.
Isaiah 6:7 He touched my mouth with it, and said, "Behold, this has touched your lips; and your iniquity is taken away, and your sin forgiven."
Isaiah 28:15 Because you have said, We have made death our friend, and with the underworld we have made an agreement; when the overflowing waters come through they will not come near us; for we are looking to false words for help, taking cover in what is untrue:
Isaiah 52:11 Depart, depart, go out from there, touch no unclean thing! Go out of the midst of her! Cleanse yourselves, you who bear the vessels of Yahweh.
Jeremiah 12:14 Thus says Yahweh against all my evil neighbors, who touch the inheritance which I have caused my people Israel to inherit: behold, I will pluck them up from off their land, and will pluck up the house of Judah from among them.
Jeremiah 13:1 Thus says Yahweh to me, Go, and buy yourself a linen belt, and put it on your waist, and don't put it in water.
Jeremiah 14:15 Therefore thus says Yahweh concerning the prophets who prophesy in my name, and I didn't send them, yet they say, Sword and famine shall not be in this land: By sword and famine shall those prophets be consumed.
Lamentations 4:14 They wander as blind men in the streets, they are polluted with blood, So that men can't touch their garments.
Lamentations 4:15 Depart! they cried to them, Unclean! depart, depart, don't touch! When they fled away and wandered, men said among the nations, They shall no more sojourn here.
Ezekiel 9:6 kill utterly the old man, the young man and the virgin, and little children and women; but don't come near any man on whom is the mark: and begin at my sanctuary. Then they began at the old men that were before the house.
Ezekiel 17:10 Yes, behold, being planted, shall it prosper? shall it not utterly wither, when the east wind touches it? it shall wither in the beds where it grew.
Daniel 8:5 As I was considering, behold, a male goat came from the west over the surface of the whole earth, and didn't touch the ground: and the goat had a notable horn between his eyes.
Daniel 10:10 Behold, a hand touched me, which set me on my knees and on the palms of my hands.
Amos 9:5 For the Lord, Yahweh of Armies, is he who touches the land and it melts, and all who dwell in it will mourn; and it will rise up wholly like the River, and will sink again, like the River of Egypt.
Haggai 2:12 'If someone carries holy meat in the fold of his garment, and with his fold touches bread, stew, wine, oil, or any food, will it become holy?'" The priests answered, "No."
Haggai 2:13 Then Haggai said, "If one who is unclean by reason of a dead body touch any of these, will it be unclean?" The priests answered, "It will be unclean."
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