un|touched [ ,ʌn`tʌtʃt ] adjective *
1. ) not harmed or spoiled:
Few families were untouched by the war.
Most of the countryside has been left wild and untouched.
a ) not changed
2. ) a meal that is untouched has not been eaten

Usage of the words and phrases in modern English. 2013.


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