Definition of finishing touch in English:

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finishing touch

Pronunciation: /ˈfiniSHiNG təCH/


(usually finishing touches)
A final detail or action completing and enhancing a piece of work: now they’re putting the finishing touches to a new album
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  • The final phase will allow finishing touches to be applied to the scheme and any last-minute glitches to be ironed out.
  • An elderly man is adding the finishing touches to a beautiful doll's house he has been building.
  • The finishing touches are being made to two major new pieces of art in Bolton town centre.

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Syllabification: fin·ish·ing touch

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