touched


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touched

 (tŭcht)
adj.
1. Emotionally affected; moved: very touched by the stranger's kindness.
2. Somewhat demented or mentally unbalanced.

touched

(tʌtʃt)
adj (postpositive)
1. moved to sympathy or emotion; affected
2. showing slight insanity

touched

(tʌtʃt)

adj.
1. moved; stirred.
2. slightly crazy; unbalanced: touched in the head.
[1350–1400]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.touched - having come into contacttouched - having come into contact    
untouched - not having come in contact
2.touched - being excited or provoked to the expression of an emotion; "too moved to speak"; "very touched by the stranger's kindness"
affected - acted upon; influenced
emotional - of more than usual emotion; "his behavior was highly emotional"
3.touched - slightly insanetouched - slightly insane      
insane - afflicted with or characteristic of mental derangement; "was declared insane"; "insane laughter"

touched

adjective
1. moved, affected, upset, impressed, stirred, disturbed, melted, softened, swayed I was touched to hear that he finds me engaging.
2. mad, crazy, nuts (slang), daft (informal), batty (slang), cuckoo (informal), barmy (slang), nutty (slang), bonkers (slang, chiefly Brit.), loopy (informal), crackpot (informal), out to lunch (informal), gonzo (slang), not all there, doolally (slang), off your trolley (slang), up the pole (informal), soft in the head (informal), not right in the head, off your rocker (slang), nutty as a fruitcake (slang), wacko or whacko (informal) They thought I was a bit touched.

touched

adjective
Afflicted with or exhibiting irrationality and mental unsoundness:
Informal: bonkers, cracked, daffy, gaga, loony.
Chiefly British: crackers.
Idioms: around the bend, crazy as a loon, mad as a hatter, not all there, nutty as a fruitcake, off one's head, off one's rocker, of unsound mind, out of one's mind, sick in the head, stark raving mad.
Translations
dojatý
rørte
liikuttunut
dirnut
感動した
감동한
rörd
สะเทือนใจ
xúc động

touched

[tʌtʃt] ADJ (= crazy) → tocado, majara
he must be touched in the head!¡tiene que estar tocado del ala!

touched

[ˈtʌtʃt] adj (= emotionally moved) → touché(e)
I was really touched → Cela m'a vraiment touché.

touched

adj pred
(= moved)gerührt, bewegt
to be a bit touched (inf: = mad) → einen leichten Stich haben (inf)

touched

[tʌtʃt] adj (moved) → commosso/a (fam) (crazy) → tocco/a, toccato/a

touched

مُتَأَثِّر dojatý rørte gerührt συγκινημένος conmovido liikuttunut touché dirnut toccato 感動した 감동한 ontroerd rørt dotknięty comovido тронутый rörd สะเทือนใจ duygulanmış xúc động 被感动的
References in classic literature ?
Meg arranged the tea table, Jo brought wood and set chairs, dropping, over-turning, and clattering everything she touched.
I'll not ask him about his hands," he thought, touched by the memory of the terror he had seen in the man's eyes.
The scientist touched it, tried to raise it and make sure of its solidity and material.
When I came up, he touched my shoulder and looked searchingly down into my face for several seconds.
When Mademoiselle Reisz came and touched her upon the shoulder and spoke to her, the woman seemed to echo the thought which was ever in Edna's mind; or, better, the feeling which constantly possessed her.
Graves bring solemn feelings over the mind," returned the scout, a good deal touched at the calm suffering of his companion; "and they often aid a man in his good intentions; though, for myself, I expect to leave my own bones unburied, to bleach in the woods, or to be torn asunder by the wolves.
His gray beard almost touched the ground as he crept onward.
We were going along at a good pace, but the moment my feet touched the first part of the bridge I felt sure there was something wrong.
You will see that by these figures: We touched a trifle over 700 of the 800 patients; at former rates, this would have cost the government about
The joy with which he recovered it was pretty to behold, and the eagerness with which he ran through the leaves, to see that the violets and the primroses and a spray of meadowsweet, young love's bookmarkers, were all in their right places, touched my heart.
But if the shield was touched with the sharp end of the lance, the combat was understood to be at outrance, that is, the knights were to fight with sharp weapons, as in actual battle.