Synonyms for tactual sensation

Synonyms for (noun) tactual sensation

Synonyms: touch perception, tactility, tactual sensation, skin perceptiveness

Definition: the faculty of perceiving (via the skin) pressure or heat or pain

Similar words: somaesthesia, somaesthesis, somataesthesis, somatesthesia, somatic sense, somatic sensory system, somatosensory system, somesthesia, somesthesis

Definition: the faculty of bodily perception; sensory systems associated with the body; includes skin senses and proprioception and the internal organs


Synonyms: feeling, tactile sensation, tactual sensation, touch, touch sensation

Definition: the sensation produced by pressure receptors in the skin

Usage: she likes the touch of silk on her skin; the surface had a greasy feeling

Similar words: perception

Definition: the process of perceiving