touch-type

[tuhch-tahyp]

verb (used without object), touch-typed, touch-typ·ing.

to type by means of the touch system.

Nearby words

  1. touch-me-not,
  2. touch-ready,
  3. touch-sensitive,
  4. touch-tackle,
  5. touch-tone,
  6. touch-up,
  7. touchback,
  8. touchdown,
  9. touche,
  10. touched

Origin of touch-type

An Americanism dating back to 1940–45

Related formstouch-typ·ist, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for touch-type

touch-type

verb

(intr) to type without having to look at the keys of the typewriter
Derived Formstouch-typist, noun

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