Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One who or that which touches; specifically, a skilful archer; one who always hits the mark.
  • noun See the extract.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun One who touches.
  • noun Geordie, pejorative toucha; one who tries get something out of others for nothing in return.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a person who causes or allows a part of the body to come in contact with someone or something

Etymologies

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From touch, the second sense being derived from to touch someone for money.

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