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Princeton's WordNet

  1. untouched, untastedadjective

    still full

    "an untouched cocktail in her hand"

  2. uninfluenced, unswayed, untouchedadjective

    not influenced or affected

    "stewed in its petty provincialism untouched by the brisk debates that stirred the old world"- V.L.Parrington; "unswayed by personal considerations"

  3. untouchedadjective

    not having come in contact

  4. unmoved(p), unaffected, untouchedadjective

    emotionally unmoved

    "always appeared completely unmoved and imperturbable"


  1. untouchedadjective

    Remaining in its original, pristine state, undamaged.

    There are practically no untouched forests left in Europe.

  2. untouchedadjective

    Not eaten.

    He left his vegetables untouched.

  3. untouchedadjective

    Not influenced, affected or swayed.

    She was untouched by his tale of woes.

  4. untouchedadjective

    Not having come in contact.

    Our chocolates are untouched by human hands.

  5. untouchedadjective

    Not talked about.

    Politics was an untouched topic in our family.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Untouchedadjective

    Achilles, though dipt in Styx, yet having his heel untouched by that water, was slain in that part. Thomas Browne, Vulg. Errours.

    Three men passed through a fiery furnace untouched, unsinged. , Sermons.

    They, like persons wholly untouched with his agonies, and unmoved with his passionate intreaties, sleep away all concern for him or themselves. Philip Sidney.

    We must pursue the sylvan lands;
    Th’ abode of nymphs, untouch’d by former hands. Dryden.

    Several very antient trees grow upon the spot, from whence they conclude, that these particular tracts must have lain untouch’d for some ages. Addison.


  1. Untouched

    Untouched is a song by Australian recording group The Veronicas, which is featured on their second studio album Hook Me Up (2007). Toby Gad assisted the group in writing the song and is also the producer. It was released as the second single from the band's album in Australia on 10 December 2007, and the first single in the UK and US. "Untouched" received generally positive reviews from music critics, which applauded the departure from their previous music, with some highlighting it as the album's standout track and comparing it to the work of Pink and Avril Lavigne. The song was commercially successful worldwide, as the song reached number seventeen on the U. S. Billboard Hot 100, becoming the group's only top twenty there and was known as their breakthrough single. The song also peaked at number eight in the UK, number two in their native Australia, number nine in New Zealand and at number one in Ireland. The song was certified platinum by Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), selling over one million shipments there.


  1. untouched

    Untouched generally refers to something remaining in its original state or condition, not being altered, disturbed, affected or used. It could be used to describe a physical object that hasn't been handled, a place that hasn't been visited or explored, or even an abstract concept such as an issue or subject that hasn't been discussed or addressed.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Untouched

    un-tucht′, adj. not touched, not mentioned, not moved or affected emotionally.—adj. Untouch′able, incapable of being touched.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of untouched in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of untouched in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of untouched in a Sentence

  1. Philippe Rouja:

    That this collection of intact artifacts, completely untouched for 150 years, could be left on the wreck came as a complete surprise.

  2. Christopher Wong:

    Management is continuing with their rationalization process and no unprofitable sacred cows have been left untouched.

  3. Robert Gurval:

    Even if untouched by human hands, earthquakes and seawater would have buried or submerged it, her palace is certainly under water. Maybe her mausoleum, too.

  4. Thomas Merton:

    At the center of our being is a point of nothingness which is untouched by sin and by illusion, a point of pure truth, a point or spark which belongs entirely to God, which is never at our disposal, from which God disposes of our lives, which is inaccessible to the fantasies of our own mind or the brutalities of our own will.

  5. Evgeny Chuvilin:

    The new crater is uniquely well preserved, as surface water hadn't yet accumulated in the crater when we surveyed it, which allowed us to study a' fresh' crater, untouched by degradation.

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  • nedotčenýCzech
  • unangerührt, unberührt, ungerührtGerman
  • άθικτοςGreek
  • välinpitämätön, koskematon, neitseellinen, vahingoittumaton, käsittelemätönFinnish
  • अछूताHindi
  • érintetlenHungarian
  • нетронутыйRussian

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