"kiss" Definition

  1. v. t. To salute with the lips, as a mark of affection, reverence, submission, forgiveness, etc.
  2. v. t. To touch gently, as if fondly or caressingly.
  3. v. i. To make or give salutation with the lips in token of love, respect, etc.; as, kiss and make friends.
  4. v. i. To meet; to come in contact; to touch fondly.
  5. v. A salutation with the lips, as a token of affection, respect, etc.; as, a parting kiss; a kiss of reconciliation.
  6. v. A small piece of confectionery.

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Position in dictionary: 55026 of 111710 words.
Word Type: v. t., v. t., v. i., v. i., v., v.,
Words that start with "kiss": 5
Words that end with "kiss": 2
Words that contain "kiss": 6
Next words in dictionary: kissed, kisser, kissing, kissingcrust, kist
Previous words in dictionary: kismet, kish, kirumbo, kirtled, kirtle

English Dictionary Definition of kiss

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