Caressingly
Caressingly \Ca*ress"ing*ly\, adv. In caressing manner. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • caressingly — caress ► VERB ▪ touch or stroke gently or lovingly. ► NOUN ▪ a gentle or loving touch. DERIVATIVES caressing adjective caressingly adverb. ORIGIN French caresser, from Latin carus dear …   English terms dictionary

  • caressingly — adverb see caress I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • caressingly — See caresser. * * * …   Universalium

  • caressingly — adverb In a caressing manner; soothingly …   Wiktionary

  • caressingly — adv. in a gentle manner, in an affectionate and caressing way …   English contemporary dictionary

  • caressingly — ca·ress·ing·ly …   English syllables

  • caressingly — adverb see caressing * * * caressˈingly adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑caress …   Useful english dictionary

  • Kiss — (k[i^]s), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Kissed} (k[i^]st);p. pr. & vb. n. {Kissing}.] [OE. kissen, cussen, AS. cyssan, fr. coss a kiss; of uncertain origin; akin to D. kus, G. kuss, Icel. koss.] 1. To salute with the lips, as a mark of affection,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Kissed — Kiss Kiss (k[i^]s), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Kissed} (k[i^]st);p. pr. & vb. n. {Kissing}.] [OE. kissen, cussen, AS. cyssan, fr. coss a kiss; of uncertain origin; akin to D. kus, G. kuss, Icel. koss.] 1. To salute with the lips, as a mark of affection …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Kissing — Kiss Kiss (k[i^]s), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Kissed} (k[i^]st);p. pr. & vb. n. {Kissing}.] [OE. kissen, cussen, AS. cyssan, fr. coss a kiss; of uncertain origin; akin to D. kus, G. kuss, Icel. koss.] 1. To salute with the lips, as a mark of affection …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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