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synonyms for kissing

  • embracing
  • caressing
  • necking
  • parking
  • petting
  • smooching
  • spooning
  • lovemaking
  • making out
  • sucking face
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How to use kissing in a sentence

From socially distanced first dates on a park bench or over FaceTime, to a suitor trying to steal a kiss only to be Heismaned with a loud warning of “6 feet!”
IT’S COMPLICATED: LOVE AND SEX IN 2021DANIEL MALLOYFEBRUARY 14, 2021OZY
Last week, after the Sabres’ Taylor Hall hit the post on a penalty shot in the third period of a tie game, Vanecek bent over, grabbed the iron and gave it a kiss.
THRUST INTO A STARTING ROLE, CAPITALS ROOKIE GOALTENDER VITEK VANECEK IS OFF TO A STELLAR STARTSAMANTHA PELLJANUARY 31, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The novel has a thrilling same-sex kiss, post-traumatic stress, taxi cabs, airplanes and a sighting of the king and queen.
‘MRS. DALLOWAY’ OFFERS HOPE FOR OUR MODERN, COVID WORLDKATHI WOLFEJANUARY 20, 2021WASHINGTON BLADE
The night ended with a kiss and yielded a second date, but not a third.
DATE LAB UPDATE: NEITHER HAD PLANNED TO GO ON THEIR SETUP. TODAY, THEY’RE BOTH STILL PLAYING IT BY EAR.MAUREEN O'CONNORDECEMBER 10, 2020WASHINGTON POST
It’s even less likely that puppers can get infectious and start spreading the disease to humans through boops and kisses.
DOG OWNERS MAY CATCH COVID-19 MORE OFTEN, BUT THE REASON WILL SURPRISE YOUSARA KILEY WATSONDECEMBER 2, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
But my faver says it's un-man-ly to be always kissing, and I did n't fink you'd do vat, Coppy.
KIPLING STORIES AND POEMS EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOW, BOOK IIRUDYARD KIPLING
In the wagon a fellow is in the act of kissing a girl, while an old woman belabours him about the head.
THE PORTSMOUTH ROAD AND ITS TRIBUTARIESCHARLES G. HARPER
The chambermaid is otherwise engaged, for an amorous spark is seen to be kissing her in the open doorway.
THE PORTSMOUTH ROAD AND ITS TRIBUTARIESCHARLES G. HARPER
Do not make any display of affection for even your dearest friend; kissing in public, or embracing, are in bad taste.
THE LADIES' BOOK OF ETIQUETTE, AND MANUAL OF POLITENESSFLORENCE HARTLEY
It is as much as I can do to prevent myself flinging my arms round the old shop-woman's neck and kissing her flabby cheeks.
MARGUERITEANATOLE FRANCE
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO KISSING

  • action
  • caress
  • cuddling
  • heavy petting
  • kissing
  • lovemaking
  • making out
  • necking
  • oral sex
  • petting
  • sex
  • sexual activity
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.