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RETOUCH

 Dictionary entry overview: What does retouch mean? 

RETOUCH (verb)
  The verb RETOUCH has 2 senses:

1. give retouches to (hair)
2. alter so as to produce a more desirable appearance

  Familiarity information: RETOUCH used as a verb is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


RETOUCH (verb)


Sense 1retouch [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Give retouches to (hair)

Classified under:

Verbs of size, temperature change, intensifying, etc.

Context example:

retouch the roots

Hypernyms (to "retouch" is one way to...):

color; color in; colorise; colorize; colour; colour in; colourise; colourize (add color to)

Sentence frame:

Somebody ----s something


Sense 2retouch [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Alter so as to produce a more desirable appearance

Classified under:

Verbs of size, temperature change, intensifying, etc.

Synonyms:

touch up; retouch

Context example:

This photograph has been retouched!

Hypernyms (to "retouch" is one way to...):

enhance (make better or more attractive)

Domain category:

photography; picture taking (the act of taking and printing photographs)

Sentence frame:

Somebody ----s something


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