2 irritable and looking for trouble; "too touchy to make judicious decisions" [syn: feisty] [also: touchiest, touchier]
- Rhymes with: -ʌtʃi
EtymologyFrom touch + -y#Etymology 1
- In the context of "of a situation": Extremely sensitive or volatile; easily disturbed to the point of
requiring caution or
- It is an extremely touchy situation, with everybody's patience wearing thin.
- In the context of "of a person": Easily angered.
- He can be very touchy after such a long day, so be gentle.
sensitive or volatile
- German: heikel
- German: gereizt
- Side A, Touchy!
- Side B, Hurry Home
- Side A, Touchy! (Go Go Mix)
- Side B, Hurry Home
- Track 1, Touchy!
- Track 2, Hurry Home
- Track 3, Hunting High & Low
Director: Kevin Moloney
This video was filmed in Deauville and Paris, France. One of the few ‘happy' a-ha songs, fans have mixed reviews over its detour from the typical melancholic nature of the band's music. The video features synchronized swimming, which was a recently added Olympic sport at that point. Songwriting credits for ‘Touchy!' go to all three band members.
touchy in Spanish: Touchy!
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