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Ambrose Bierce , The Fiend's Delight In conclusion, his respect for letter-writing ladies is so great that he would not touch one of them with a ten-foot pole.

Ambrose Bierce , The Fiend's Delight In conclusion, his respect for letter-writing ladies is so great that he would not touch one of them with a ten-foot pole.

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Ambrose Bierce, The Collected Works of Ambrose Bierce, Vol. 8.

... the stock's gone up from nothin' out o' sight. You couldn't tech that stock with a ten-foot pole!.

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Francis Lynde, The Quickening.

On the contrary, my dear Mr. Gordon, it is because I do know him, or know of him, that I am turning him over to you. You are the one person in the world to obtain that coal lease. I confess I couldn't touch the Major with a ten-foot pole, any more than you could go North and get the cash. But you are his neighbor, and he likes you. What you recommend, he'll do.

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To approach something or someone.
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To avoid something at all costs; to refuse to associate with something; signifies a strong aversion.

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