untouched

[uhn-tuhcht]

adjective


Nearby words

  1. untogether,
  2. untold,
  3. untouchability,
  4. untouchable,
  5. untouchables,
  6. untouristy,
  7. untoward,
  8. untraceable,
  9. untracked,
  10. untrained

Origin of untouched

Middle English word dating back to 1350–1400; see origin at un-1, touch, -ed2

Related formsun·touched·ness, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for untouched

untouched

adjective

not used, handled, touched, etc
not injured or harmed
(postpositive) emotionally unmoved
not changed, modified, or affected
(of food or drink) left without being consumed
not mentioned or referred tohe left the subject untouched
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Word Origin and History for untouched

untouched

adj.

late 14c., from un- (1) "not" + past participle of touch (v.).

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