What does the word touching mean?

    Part of speech: preposition, adverb, adjective

  • With regard to.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Appealing to the susceptibilities; affecting.

Usage examples for touching

  1. Suddenly the notes were soft and touching, and the strong, full voices of men rose high above them. – Berlin and Sans-Souci by Louise Muhlbach
  2. A touching picture soon presented itself to his view. – The Wandering Jew, Book II. by Eugene Sue
  3. I bent down till my mouth was almost touching hers. – A Rogue by Compulsion by Victor Bridges