Meaning of “touch on/upon sth” in the English Dictionary

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"touch on/upon sth" in British English

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touch on/upon sth

phrasal verb with touch uk /tʌtʃ/ us /tʌtʃ/ verb

to mention a subject quickly when speaking or writing about another subject:

The talk was about educational opportunities for adults, and the speaker also touched upon sources of finance.

(Definition of “touch on/upon sth” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"touch on/upon sth" in Business English

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touch on/upon sth

phrasal verb with touch uk /tʌtʃ/ us verb [ I or T ]

to mention a subject quickly when speaking or writing about another subject:

Before concluding, I would like to touch on the excellent work done by our interns.

(Definition of “touch on/upon sth” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)