touch-type


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touch-type

(tŭch′tīp′)
intr. & tr.v. touch-typed, touch-typ·ing, touch-types
To engage in typing or type (a document, for example) without having to look at the keyboard, the fingers having been trained to locate the keys by position.

touch′-typ′ist n.

touch-type

vb
(intr) to type without having to look at the keys of the typewriter
ˈtouch-ˌtypist n

touch′-type`



v.i. -typed, -typ•ing.
to type by means of the touch system.
[1940–45, Amer.]
touch′-typ′ist, n.

touch-type


Past participle: touch-typed
Gerund: touch-typing

Imperative
touch-type
touch-type
Present
I touch-type
you touch-type
he/she/it touch-types
we touch-type
you touch-type
they touch-type
Preterite
I touch-typed
you touch-typed
he/she/it touch-typed
we touch-typed
you touch-typed
they touch-typed
Present Continuous
I am touch-typing
you are touch-typing
he/she/it is touch-typing
we are touch-typing
you are touch-typing
they are touch-typing
Present Perfect
I have touch-typed
you have touch-typed
he/she/it has touch-typed
we have touch-typed
you have touch-typed
they have touch-typed
Past Continuous
I was touch-typing
you were touch-typing
he/she/it was touch-typing
we were touch-typing
you were touch-typing
they were touch-typing
Past Perfect
I had touch-typed
you had touch-typed
he/she/it had touch-typed
we had touch-typed
you had touch-typed
they had touch-typed
Future
I will touch-type
you will touch-type
he/she/it will touch-type
we will touch-type
you will touch-type
they will touch-type
Future Perfect
I will have touch-typed
you will have touch-typed
he/she/it will have touch-typed
we will have touch-typed
you will have touch-typed
they will have touch-typed
Future Continuous
I will be touch-typing
you will be touch-typing
he/she/it will be touch-typing
we will be touch-typing
you will be touch-typing
they will be touch-typing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been touch-typing
you have been touch-typing
he/she/it has been touch-typing
we have been touch-typing
you have been touch-typing
they have been touch-typing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been touch-typing
you will have been touch-typing
he/she/it will have been touch-typing
we will have been touch-typing
you will have been touch-typing
they will have been touch-typing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been touch-typing
you had been touch-typing
he/she/it had been touch-typing
we had been touch-typing
you had been touch-typing
they had been touch-typing
Conditional
I would touch-type
you would touch-type
he/she/it would touch-type
we would touch-type
you would touch-type
they would touch-type
Past Conditional
I would have touch-typed
you would have touch-typed
he/she/it would have touch-typed
we would have touch-typed
you would have touch-typed
they would have touch-typed
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.touch-type - type without looking at the keyboardtouch-type - type without looking at the keyboard
type, typewrite - write by means of a keyboard with types; "type the acceptance letter, please"
Translations

touch-type

[ˈtʌtʃtaɪp] VImecanografiar al tacto

touch-type

[ˈtʌtʃˌtaɪp] vidattilografare (senza guardare i tasti)
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Xiao nevertheless taught himself to touch-type on a keyboard drawn on a piece of paper.
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It also features a touch-type fingerprint sensor on its back that can store up to five fingerprints that corresponds to various commands, such as screen unlock and software encryption.
Intex's new phone is ergonomically designed, keeping 45-plus age group in mind, for pro-physical-keypad fans who like to press the characters, rather than touch-type.
My mother made sure as a teenager I could touch-type on the basis a girl could always get a job if she could type.
He told fans: "I used to touch-type but I can't any more.
When we were learning to touch-type, we had a piece of card attached to the typewriter, which covered the keyboard so we couldn't see the keys.
Following the diagnosis in 2007, Terry told the a national news website how the onset of the disease had started to affect his work: "I used to touch-type as fast as any journalist does and my spelling was pretty good.
As I write, my six-year-old son marvels at the fact that I can not only touch-type this but can also simultaneously manage to play some songs on iTunes and browse the internet - although I suspect he is confusing my capabilities with those of my laptop.
In the 1930s when the college boys started coming into journalism with their ability to touch-type, newspapering began to change.