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  • as indetonate
  • as inerupt
  • as inexcite
  • as infire
  • as infire
  • as inignite
  • as inmotivate
  • as inspark

synonyms for touch off

  • blast
  • blow up
  • burst
  • explode
  • bang
  • discharge
  • fulminate
  • mushroom
  • kablooey
  • let go
  • push the button
  • shoot off
  • va-voom

antonyms for touch off

MOST RELEVANT
  • dismantle
  • be quiet
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    How to use touch off in a sentence

    The Goliath wouldn't answer; the Dublin said the force was coming off, and we could not get into touch with the soldiers at all.
    GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
    He made me think of an old time magician more than anything, and I felt that with a touch of his wand he could transform us all.
    MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
    He thought they were now in touch with our troops at "X" but that they had been through some hard fighting to get there.
    GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
    Thanks to Berthier's admirable system, Bonaparte was kept in touch with every part of his command.
    NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
    Tausig possessed this repose in a technical way, and his touch was marvellous; but he never drew the tears to your eyes.
    MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
    A far-off volley rumbled over the plain, and a few birds stirred uneasily among the trees.
    THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
    Sympathising with its desires, Benjy changed his posture, and managed just to touch the nose of his enemy.
    THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
    After his death crowds flocked to his grave to touch his holy monument, till the authorities caused the church yard to be shut.
    THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
    Liszt gave it with a velvety softness, clearness, brilliancy and pearliness of touch that was inimitable.
    MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
    Her work is full of life and strength, and her touch shows her confidence in herself and her technical knowledge.
    WOMEN IN THE FINE ARTS, FROM THE SEVENTH CENTURY B.C. TO THE TWENTIETH CENTURY A.D.CLARA ERSKINE CLEMENT
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    capacitor

    WORDS RELATED TO TOUCH OFF

    • bang
    • blast
    • blow up
    • burst
    • discharge
    • explode
    • fulminate
    • kablooey
    • let go
    • mushroom
    • push the button
    • shoot off
    • touch off
    • va-voom
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