Synonyms for buss

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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BUSS

Stay, Mr. Jessamy—must I buss her when I am introduced to her?

Why, I vow, she was fire-hot angry: may be it was because I buss'd her.

Vy, you may go in an omlibus for sixpence if you like; vy don't you go and buss it, marm?

They had arrived in a "buss," which they had hired for the occasion.

The drawings by Buss for "Pickwick" have fortunately been preserved.

Dear aunt, said her kinsman, let's see you buss and be friends: since 'tis so, what signifies it?

But there was no satisfying me; so I must go to poking out my lips after a buss.

The driver of a buss is a prince of good fellows compared with a cabman.

The first pageant represented a buss, or Dutch fishing-boat, on wheels.

The remains of the Buss family, composed of three people, have already been exhumed.

WORD ORIGIN

"a kiss," 1560s; probably of imitative origin, as are Welsh and Gaelic bus "kiss, lip," French baiser "kiss" (12c., from Latin basiare), Spanish buz, German dialectal Buss.

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