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common touch

noun
1.
the ability to communicate with, appeal to, or inspire ordinary people.
Origin
1940-1945
1940-45
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  • He is a gifted campaigner, by all accounts, with more of a common touch than either of his main rivals.
  • His charisma and common touch contrast with the arrogant distance of many of his predecessors.
  • He also had a common touch that allowed him to connect with employees at all levels.
  • We started with a dedicated group of persons who were concerned, who had the common touch.
  • She didn't forget the life experiences that shaped her and never lost the common touch.
  • Powerful leaders with a common touch are in great demand in the world today.

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