touch wood Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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"touch wood" in British English

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touch wood

UK (US knock on wood) informal said in ​order to ​avoidbadluck, either when you ​mention good ​luck that you have had in the past or when you ​mentionhopes you have for the ​future: The ​deal will be ​agreed on ​Wednesday, touch ​wood.
(Definition of touch wood from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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