Pronunciation: kĭs
v. t.1.To salute with the lips, as a mark of affection, reverence, submission, forgiveness, etc.
[imp. & p. p. Kissed (kĭst);p. pr. & vb. n. Kissing.]
2.To touch gently, as if fondly or caressingly.
v. i.1.To make or give salutation with the lips in token of love, respect, etc.; as, kiss and make friends.
2.To meet; to come in contact; to touch fondly.
Kissing comfit
a perfumed sugarplum to sweeten the breath.
- Shak.
1.A salutation with the lips, as a token of affection, respect, etc.; as, a parting kiss; a kiss of reconciliation.
Last with a kiss, she took a long farewell.
- Dryden.
2.A small piece of confectionery.
Noun1.kiss - the act of caressing with the lips (or an instance thereof)
Synonyms: buss, osculation
2.kiss - a cookie made of egg whites and sugar
3.kiss - any of several bite-sized candies
4.kiss - a light glancing touch; "there was a brief kiss of their hands in passing"
Verb1.kiss - touch with the lips or press the lips (against someone's mouth or other body part) as an expression of love, greeting, etc.; "The newly married couple kissed"; "She kissed her grandfather on the forehead when she entered the room"
Synonyms: buss, osculate
2.kiss - touch lightly or gently; "the blossoms were kissed by the soft rain"
KISS - Early system on IBM 650. Listed in CACM 2(5):16 (May 1959).
Keep It Simple, Stupid (telecommunication, Usenet, IRC) To dream of a kiss, denotes love, affection, tranquillity, harmony, and contentment. To see others kissing in your dream, suggests that you are too involved in their personal lives and relationship. You need to give them some space. To dream that you are kissing someone's hand, signifies respect. To dream that you are kissing someone else's boyfriend or girlfriend, indicates your wish to be a relationship and to experience the energy of love. You may be sexually acting out. You may also need to awaken your passion. Alternatively, it indicates a lack of integrity on your part. To dream of kissing an enemy, signifies betrayal, hostility, or reconciliation with an angry friend. Consider also the saying "this kiss of death".abandon, accost, address, attouchement, bid good day, bid good morning, blow a kiss, bob, bow, bow to, breath, brush, brush by, buss, come in contact, contact, contingence, curtsy, cutaneous sense, desert, dismiss, disregard, embrace, exchange greetings, feel, feeling, fingertip caress, flick, forsake, give up, glance, graze, greet, greeting, hail, hand-clasp, hand-mindedness, handshake, hello, hit, how-do-you-do, hug, ignore, impinge, impingement, impingence, kiss hands, lambency, lap, lick, lift the hat, light touch, lip, neck, nod, nod to, nudge, osculation, peck, pull the forelock, relinquish, renounce, repudiate, rub, salutation, salute, say hello, scrape, sense of touch, shake, shake hands, shave, sideswipe, skim, skirt, smack, smacker, smile, smile of recognition, smooch, spoon, squeak by, stroke, sweep, tactile sense, taction, tangency, tap, tentative contact, tentative poke, touch, touch lightly, touch the hat, touch upon, touching, uncover, wave, whisper
Translate Kiss to Spanish, Translate Kiss to German, Translate Kiss to French
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kiss of death
kiss of life
kiss of peace
KISS Principle
Kissing bug
Kissing comfit
kissing cousin
kissing disease
kissing kin
Kissing strings
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