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Meaning of “untouched” in the English Dictionary

"untouched" in British English

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untouchedadjective

uk   us   /ʌnˈtʌtʃt/
C1 not ​changed or ​spoiled in any way: Most of the ​eastcoastremains untouched by ​tourism. If ​food is untouched, it has not been ​eaten: She took a few ​spoonfuls of ​soup but ​left her ​maincourse untouched.
(Definition of untouched from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"untouched" in American English

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untouchedadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ʌnˈtʌtʃt/
not ​changed or ​spoiled in any way: These prewar ​apartmentbuildings have been ​virtually untouched since they were ​built. If ​food is untouched, it has not been ​eaten: She ​left her ​dinner untouched.
(Definition of untouched from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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