touch|ing

touch|ing
touch|ing «TUHCH ihng», adjective, preposition.
–adjective.
arousing tender feeling or sympathy: »

“A Christmas Carol” is a touching story.

SYNONYM(S): moving, pathetic.
–preposition.
concerning; about: »

He asked many questions touching upon my house and school.

touch´ing|ly, adverb.
touch´ing|ness, noun.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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