He was touched by the warmth of their welcome.
Your correspondent had only touched upon the fringe of the matter.
Such a precious gift did he give me that I was deeply touched.
The branches hung down and touched the water.
His sad story touched our hearts.
A swindler touched her up for sixty yuan by selling her a watch which did not work.
The plane touched down at the airport at 7.30.
make physical contact with, come in contact with
perceive via the tactile sense
have to do with or be relevant to
be in direct physical contact with; make contact
have an effect upon
deal with; usually used with a form of negation
cause to be in brief contact with
to extend as far as
be equal to in quality or ability
make a more or less disguised reference to
having come into contact
being excited or provoked to the expression of an emotion
We always thought that Uncle George was a little touched.
We were deeply touched by the sentimental movie.