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“retouch” in British English

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retouchverb [ T ]

uk /ˌriːˈtʌtʃ/ us /ˌriːˈtʌtʃ/

to make small changes to a picture, photograph, etc., especially in order to improve it:

We had the wedding photos retouched to make it seem like a sunny day.

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

“retouch” in American English

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retouchverb [ T ]

us /riˈtʌtʃ/

to make small changes to something, such as a picture or photograph, in order to improve it:

Photographs do not lie, unless they are retouched.

(Definition of “retouch” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)