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touchy

  

      adj   , touchier, touchiest  
1    easily upset or irritated; oversensitive  
2    extremely risky  
3    easily ignited  
  touchily      adv  
  touchiness      n  


touchy-feely  
      n  
      adj  
Informal, sometimes derogatory   sensitive and caring  
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v.
to subject (an industry) to a business model in which services are offered on demand through direct contact between a customer and a supplier, usually via mobile technology
[Bus.] From the taxi company 'Uber', which pioneered this business model
exp.
used to tell someone that you do not know any more about a subject than they do
Ex: Jill: 'How long should we bake this pie?' Jane: 'Your guess is as good as mine'.
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