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adjective as in cosmetic


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It had never been papered, and the walls, with a little touching up, were ready for kalsomining.

Snnica being again seated in her ivory chair, the touching up of the face began.

The artist here, giving up the discussion, began touching up the face of the Czar.

"Now, you need only a little touching up," continued the detective, when he had completed the dyeing process.

La Rochefoucauld availed himself of this permission, and “edited” the notice, touching up the style, and leaving out the blame.

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On this page you'll find 12 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to touching-up, such as: corrective, superficial, makeup, nonessential, restorative, and surface.

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