touch for - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive] British informal
present tense
I/you/we/theytouch for
he/she/ittouches for
present participletouching for
past tensetouched for
past participletouched for
  1. touch someone for something to get or borrow money from someone

    He tried to touch me for a few pounds.

See also main entry: touch