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common touch

noun
1.
the ability to communicate with, appeal to, or inspire ordinary people.
Origin of common touch
1940-1945
1940-45
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  • He had the common touch and also he was a writer for writing men.

  • She seemed to be set apart and protected from the common touch by his size, and by his formidable, challenging eye.

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  • You should be especially careful to so school yourself that you will be able to "walk with kings, yet not lose the common touch."

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