(noun.) a light glancing touch; 'there was a brief kiss of their hands in passing'.
(noun.) the act of caressing with the lips (or an instance thereof).
(noun.) any of several bite-sized candies.
(noun.) a cookie made of egg whites and sugar.
(verb.) touch lightly or gently; 'the blossoms were kissed by the soft rain'.
(v. t.) To salute with the lips, as a mark of affection, reverence, submission, forgiveness, etc.
(v. t.) To touch gently, as if fondly or caressingly.
(v. i.) To make or give salutation with the lips in token of love, respect, etc.; as, kiss and make friends.
(v. i.) To meet; to come in contact; to touch fondly.
(v.) A salutation with the lips, as a token of affection, respect, etc.; as, a parting kiss; a kiss of reconciliation.
(v.) A small piece of confectionery.
v. a. Salute, greet with a kiss.
v.t. to press one's lips to in affection or reverence: to treat with fondness: to touch gently: to collide (of two billiard-balls).—v.i. to salute with the lips.—n. a salute with the lips.—ns. Kiss′-curl a small curl at the side of the forehead; Kiss′er; Kiss′ing-com′fit a perfumed comfit for sweetening the breath; Kiss′ing-crust that part of the upper crust of the loaf which while baking overhangs the edge and touches another.—n.pl. Kiss′ing-strings cap or bonnet strings tied under the chin.—n. Kiss′-me the wild form of Viola tricolor the pansy: a short veil: a small bonnet—also Kiss′-me-quick.—Kiss hands to kiss the sovereign's hands on a minister's acceptance of office; Kiss of peace a kiss of greeting exchanged between the members of the early Church a shadow of which survives in the kissing of the pax at high mass; Kiss the book to kiss a copy of the New Testament in England after taking a legal oath; Kiss the dust to be felled to the ground to be slain or vanquished; Kiss the gunner's daughter to get a flogging tied to the breech of a cannon; Kiss the rod to submit to punishment.
To dream that you see children kissing, denotes happy reunions in families and satisfactory work. To dream that you kiss your mother, you will be very successful in your enterprises, and be honored and beloved by your friends. To kiss a brother or sister, denotes much pleasure and good in your association. To kiss your sweetheart in the dark, denotes dangers and immoral engagements. To kiss her in the light, signifies honorable intentions occupy your mind always in connection with women. To kiss a strange woman, denotes loose morals and perverted integrity. To dream of kissing illicitly, denotes dangerous past-times. The indulgence of a low passion may bring a tragedy into well-thought-of homes. To see your rival kiss your sweetheart, you are in danger of losing her esteem. For married people to kiss each other, denotes that harmony is prized in the home life. To dream of kissing a person on the neck, denotes passionate inclinations and weak mastery of self. If you dream of kissing an enemy, you will make advance towards reconciliation with an angry friend. For a young woman to dream that some person sees her kiss her lover, indicates that spiteful envy is entertained for her by a false friend. For her to see her lover kiss another, she will be disappointed in her hopes of marriage.
n. A word invented by the poets as a rhyme for 'bliss. ' It is supposed to signify in a general way some kind of rite or ceremony appertaining to a good understanding; but the manner of its performance is unknown to this lexicographer.
Nothing divided by two; meaning persecution for the infant, ecstasy for the youth, fidelity for the middle-aged and homage for the old.
An indescribable something that is of no value to any one, but is much prized by the right two.
- Kiss me, Eunice, and be a good wife to Crispin, who loves you so dearly. 弗格斯·休姆. 奇幻岛.
- But it will soon grow out again, said Beth, coming to kiss and comfort the shorn sheep. 路易莎·梅·奥尔科特. 小妇人.
- De Guiche, I will not suffer you to kiss and pull my daughters about in this way. 哈里特·威尔逊. 哈里特·威尔逊回忆录.
- Come and kiss me, baby. 路易莎·梅·奥尔科特. 小妇人.
- We stopped under the lee of the lobster-outhouse to exchange an innocent kiss, and went in to breakfast glowing with health and pleasure. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 大卫·科波菲尔.
- The honest Irish maid-servant, delighted with the change, asked leave to kiss the face that had grown all of a sudden so rosy. 威廉·梅克比斯·萨克雷. 名利场.
- I will try to kiss thee very well. 欧内斯特·海明威. 丧钟为谁而鸣.
- We kissed Charley, and took her downstairs with us, and stopped outside the house to see her run away to her work. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 荒凉山庄.
- He kissed Amy as she started up to meet him, nodded to Fanny, nodded to his father, gloomed on the visitor without further recognition, and sat down. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 小杜丽.
- He kissed her, and laughed. 戴维·赫伯特·劳伦斯. 恋爱中的女人.
- Receive at parting;' here he gave him a southern embrace, and kissed him soundly on both cheeks; 'the word of a gentleman! 查尔斯·狄更斯. 小杜丽.
- She hesitated for a moment, holding the little volume fondly in her hands--then lifted it to her lips and kissed it. 威尔基·柯林斯. 白衣女人.
- He kissed her many times. 戴维·赫伯特·劳伦斯. 恋爱中的女人.
- Clym brought her face towards his by a gentle pressure of the hand, and kissed her. 托马斯·哈代. 还乡.
- The suitor, kissing the hem of the garment again before relinquishing it, replied, Habraham Latharuth, on thuthpithion of plate. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 远大前程.
- I've spoilt her, said he, taking her from me with good humour, and kissing her little hot face and burning lips. 夏洛蒂·勃朗特. 维莱特.
- He then became a little more practical than I liked, first taking hold of my hand, and next kissing me by force. 哈里特·威尔逊. 哈里特·威尔逊回忆录.
- Louisa, holding her hand, could feel no pulse; but kissing it, could see a slight thin thread of life in fluttering motion. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 艰难时事.
- So cold, so fresh, so sea-clear her face was, it was like kissing a flower that grows near the surf. 戴维·赫伯特·劳伦斯. 恋爱中的女人.
- Don't trouble your head about me, said the Demarch, kissing her; if I die I die, and if I live I live—it's the fortune of war. 弗格斯·休姆. 奇幻岛.
- No, my dear, said her father, kissing her fondly. 弗格斯·休姆. 奇幻岛.
- This was his answer, written, I suppose, in some pique: True you have given me many sweet kisses, and a lock of your beautiful hair. 哈里特·威尔逊. 哈里特·威尔逊回忆录.
- Maybe her kisses were only signs of friendship. 埃德加·赖斯·巴勒斯. 人猿泰山.
- The weeping girl covers her hand with kisses and says what shall she do, what shall she do, when they are separated! 查尔斯·狄更斯. 荒凉山庄.
- I could resist it no longer--I caught her in my arms, and covered her face with kisses. 威尔基·柯林斯. 月亮宝石.
- I know it by the kisses on the seal. 威廉·梅克比斯·萨克雷. 名利场.
- She covered her with noiseless kisses; she murmured love over her, like a cushat fostering its young. 夏洛蒂·勃朗特. 雪莉.
- A thousand, thousand, thousand kisses! 威廉·梅克比斯·萨克雷. 名利场.