Swedish English Dictionary

Svenska - English

gripande in English:

1. touching touching

Her speech was really touching.
Your dress is touching the wet paint.
You're not going to get electrocuted just by directly touching a 1.5V battery.
Let go of my arm! I can't stand people touching me.
When I was a kid, touching bugs didn't bother me a bit. Now I can hardly stand looking at pictures of them.
Blind people read by touching, using a system of raised dots called Braille.
The children made a touching tribute at their teacher's funeral.
a touching story/scene
The most heart touching picture A kid protects his sister during firing in Syria
having the power to affect the feelings or sympathies. Two Puppies Hugging Each Other, What a Touching Scene a touching movie about two lost animals who try to find their way home
Titanic is one of the most touching film I've ever seen.
On the other hand, there seem to be those among young folk who, while touching on Buddhism, have started to think of it as a vital spiritual support.
If Buddhism is attractive, it is because it appears as a possibility of touching the infinite and obtaining happiness without having any concrete religious obligations. A spiritual auto-eroticism of some sort.
Sentences bring context to the words. Sentences have personalities. They can be funny, smart, silly, insightful, touching, hurtful.
The touching episode came home to me.

English word "gripande"(touching) occurs in sets:

k. 7, s. 90-92, Rivstart B1 + B2