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- adj. touchy; overly sensitive
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You ain't got no call to be so touchous bout yo 'girl, but you sho said a mouthful, Sister Blunt.
Gwan back and hunt turkeys -- you make out you so touchous nobody can't tell you yo 'eye is black thout you got to run git de law.
Well if you so touchous you got to cry every time anybody look at you, you can't play wid us.
The soldiers thus roused, as if from their long sleep since Fredericksburg, feel in a touchous mood.
It is right that our people are now and always have been touchous on this subject.
He were as touchous as a sick barn, if aught went wrang wi 'him.
Dat boy he been doin 'somepin to mek him touchous,' less'n he nev 'tuk out dat-a-way, no, suh! "