Synonyms for skin senses

Synonyms for (noun) skin senses

Synonyms: skin senses, sense of touch, touch, touch modality, cutaneous senses

Definition: the faculty by which external objects or forces are perceived through contact with the body (especially the hands)

Usage: only sight and touch enable us to locate objects in the space around us

Similar words: exteroception

Definition: sensitivity to stimuli originating outside of the body


Similar words: somatosense

Definition: any of the sensory systems that mediate sensations of pressure and tickle and warmth and cold and vibration and limb position and limb movement and pain