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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ca·ress, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Caressed p. pr. & vb. n. Caressing.]  To treat with tokens of fondness, affection, or kindness; to touch or speak to in a loving or endearing manner; to fondle.
    The lady caresses the rough bloodhound.   --Sir W. Scott.
 Syn: -- To fondle; embrace; pet; coddle; court; flatter.
 Usage: -- Caress, Fondle. “We caress by words or actions; we fondle by actions only.”

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : showing love; "caressive words" [syn: caressive]
      n : affectionate play (or foreplay without contact with the
          genital organs) [syn: cuddling, fondling, hugging,
          kissing, necking, petting, smooching, snuggling]