Definition of “the common touch” - English Dictionary

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“the common touch” in British English

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the common touch

the ability of an important or rich person to communicate well with and understand ordinary people:

It was always said of the Princess that she had the common touch and that was why she was so well loved by the people.

(Definition of “the common touch” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)