Share this entry

touche
Pronunciation: / tuʃ /

Translation of touche in English:

nom féminin

  • 3 (Sport)(ligne de) touche
    (généralement)
    (au football, rugby)
    sortir en touche
    to go into touch
    mettre or dégager le ballon en touche
    to kick the ball into touch
    la touche est pour Lille (au football)
    it's a Lille throw
    remise en touche
    (au football)
    (au rugby)
    être/rester sur la touche
    to be/to stay on the sidelines
    mettre quelqu'un sur la touche [figuré]
    to push somebody aside
  • 7
    [familier]
    (allure) See examples: tu as vu la touche qu'il a avec ce chapeau!
    he looks ridiculous in that hat!
    elle avait une de ces touches!
    she was a sight!
    la touche!
    what a sight!

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

QUIZ


    Next Score:
    Word of the day exemplum
    Pronunciation: iɡˈzempləm
    noun
    an example or model...