Definition of Touche

1. Interjection. (alternative spelling of touché) ¹



2. Interjection. (fencing) An acknowledgement of a hit. ¹

3. Interjection. An acknowledgement of the success, appropriateness or superiority of an argument or discussion; sometimes used sarcastically to mock one's opponent's absurd logic. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Touche

1. used to acknowledge a hit in fencing [interj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Touche

touch up
touch wood
toucha
touchable
touchableness
touchably
touchas
touchback
touchbacks
touchbox
touchboxes
touchdown
touchdown dance
touchdown dances
touchdowns
touche (current term)
touched
touched(p)
touched in the haid
touched in the head
touched up
toucher
touchers
touches
touches up
touchest
toucheth
touchhole
touchholes
touchier

Literary usage of Touche

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1. A Genealogical and Heraldic Dictionary of the Landed Gentry of Great Britain by Sir Bernard Burke (1863)
"Mr. La touche d. 11 Feb. 1830, and was *. by his son, PETER LA touche, Esq. of Bellevue, MP, ... Kildare, MP, 2nd surviving son of David-Digues La touche, ..."

2. The Ibis by British Ornithologists' Union (1892)
"By JOHN D. DE LA touche.—Part II.* (Communicated by HH SLATER, FZS) (Plate XII.) II. ... De la touche, Ibis, 1887, p. 469. Swifts with white on the rump, ..."

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