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noun as in loving touch

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For a majority of the music video, Gaga rocks a leather-glove bandeau that at points moves and caresses her breasts.

He described opium as “an old and terrible lover and, like all lovers, overflowing with caresses—and betrayals.”

The three live above a blind poet (Richard E. Grant), who cries as he caresses the books he could once see.

Her Mary Rose had adorable shy movements, caresses, intonations, wistfulnesses.

Such kisses thou shalt have of meAs the pale moon-rays give, And cold caresses of the snakes,That in the trenches live.

Seldom did he speak of love, and I remember me of no caresses save a kiss night and morning.

I took him up in my arms, and he threw his little hands about my neck, and lavished on me the tenderest caresses.

The caresses of harlots and the jests of buffoons regulated the policy of the state.


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On this page you'll find 45 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to caresses, such as: hug, pat, pet, feel, stroke, and cuddle.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.