What does tactile mean?

tactile in AZ Dictionary

(a) Perceptible into sense of touch; concrete.
(a) Characterized by or conveying an illusion of tangibility: "Heaney must thus carry on being a poet full of tactile language” ( Helen Vendler).
(a) useful for sensation: a tactile organ.
In art criticism, noting the quality of solidity in nature, which is perfectly apprehended only by the sense of touch, and which is better represented by certain painters than by others. ‘Tactile’ in this sense is a translation of the German taktisch, used by Riegl in 1893.
Of or with respect to the sense of touch.
adjusted or useful for sensation or touching; tactual: as, the whiskers of this cat are tactile body organs; a mouse's ear or a bat's wing is an extremely tactile area.

tactile in Community Dictionary

to own intercourse quickly - like in today by Elmira TorbertReport definition
A term in gambling that describes a good sense of immersion and self-awareness attained through realistic animation and relationship inside the online game globe. by MaxwellReport definition
familiar with describe people or perhaps the work of simple touching or tickling while having sex that elicits intimate arousal much more compared to laughter from tickling.A high quality frequently within an individual who has reached times hypersensitive to the touch in order that a small caress (in the correct location) can deliver shivers in their human anatomy.Kinda like frottage, except not restricted to just rubbing and/or genitalia areas or commuter railways =). by Hortencia DaileyReport definition
When perceiving the distances of objects located in nearby space, one depends on tactile (touch) sense. Tactile experience is usually considered in combination with kinesthetic experience (sensations of muscle mass movements and of movements of sense-organ areas). by BradReport definition

tactile in Medical Dictionary

relating to touch. For example, tactile signs and symptoms of condition are signs which are perceptible by touch, such as roughness of the skin. by Vera AnkneyReport definition

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  • Synonym for "tactile"
    • tactual, tangible
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  • Rhyme for "tactile"
    • dactyl
  • Cross Reference for "tactile"
    • tactile anæsthesia, tactile cells, tactile menisci, tactile reflex, tactile apparatus
  • Equivalent for "tactile"
    • tangible, touchable
  • Etymologically Related for "tactile"
    • tact, tangent, tactility
  • Same Context for "tactile"
    • olfactory, auditory, tactual, aural, kinesthetic
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