caressing


caressing
caressing 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. 2000.

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