caressing

caressing
Synonyms and related words:
amorous dalliance, billing and cooing, bundling, cuddling, dalliance, feeling, fingering, fondling, friction, frottage, handling, hugging, kissing, lollygagging, lovemaking, manipulation, necking, nestling, nuzzling, palpation, petting, pressure, rubbing, sexual intercourse, snuggling, spooning, stroking, touching

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  • caressing — caressive caressiveadj. showing love. caressing words [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • caressing — n. 1. the act of embracing; holding in one s arms . [PJC] 2. foreplay without contact with the genital organs. Syn: caressing, cuddling, fondling, hugging, kissing, necking, petting, smooching, snuggling. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Caressing — Caress Ca*ress , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Caressed} (k[.a]*r[e^]st ); p. pr. & vb. n. {Caressing}.] [F. caresser, fr. It. carezzare, fr. carezza caress. See {Caress}., n.] To treat with tokens of fondness, affection, or kindness; to touch or speak to …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • caressing — caress ► VERB ▪ touch or stroke gently or lovingly. ► NOUN ▪ a gentle or loving touch. DERIVATIVES caressing adjective caressingly adverb. ORIGIN French caresser, from Latin carus dear …   English terms dictionary

  • caressing — ca ress·ing || sɪŋ adj. affectionate, loving, soft ca·ress || kÉ™ res n. affectionate touch, kiss v. stroke lovingly, kiss softly, embrace …   English contemporary dictionary

  • caressing — n. Fondling, endearment, blandishment, billing and cooing …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • caressing — noun affectionate play (or foreplay without contact with the genital organs) • Syn: ↑cuddling, ↑fondling, ↑hugging, ↑kissing, ↑necking, ↑petting, ↑smooching, ↑snuggling …   Useful english dictionary

  • caressive — caressing caressing caressive caressiveadj. showing love. caressing words [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Endearment — (Roget s Thesaurus) >Expression of affection or love. < N PARAG:Endearment >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 endearment endearment caress Sgm: N 1 blandishment blandishment blandiment| Sgm: N 1 panchement panchement fondling billing and cooing… …   English dictionary for students

  • Died Pretty — Also known as Final Solution Origin Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Genres alternative Years active 1983–2002, 2008–2009 Labels …   Wikipedia

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