touchy

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈtʌtʃi/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈtʌtʃi/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(tuchē)


Inflections of 'touchy' (adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."):
touchier
adj comparative
touchiest
adj superlative
WordReference English Collocations © 2020

touchy

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
adj
  1. a touchy [person, girl, woman, man, individual]
  2. gets [a little, quiet, very] touchy
  3. gets [sort, kind] of touchy
  4. don't be so touchy!
  5. can get touchy [at times, sometimes]
  6. tends to get [quite] touchy [when, about]
  7. [is, gets] touchy when you [mention, say, ask about]
  8. is still touchy about [what happened, the loss]
  9. touchy about her [age, boyfriend, past]
  10. Why [do you always get, are you always] so touchy?
  11. touchy and [cranky, distant, offended]
  12. is a touchy [issue, situation, dilemma]
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