TOUCH By N., Pam M.S. - April 29, 2013 noun. the feeling generated by contact of an item with the exterior of the skin. Sensitivity to varies in various portions of the body. TOUCH: "Sensitivity to touch ranges in various areas of the body." Related Psychology Terms VIBRATION EXPERIENCE PART-OBJECT TOUCH SENSE WARMTH PARESTHESIA CROSS-MODAL TRANSFER TOPICAL APPLICATION PERIPHERAL NERVOUS SYSTEM (PNS) PARADOXICAL WARMTH WARM SPOT Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "TOUCH," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/touch/ (accessed March 4, 2021).