Definition of Caress. Meaning of Caress. Synonyms of Caress

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Definition of Caress

Caress
Caress Ca*ress", n. [F. caresse, It. carezza, LL. caritia dearness, fr. L. carus dear. See Charity.] An act of endearment; any act or expression of affection; an embracing, or touching, with tenderness. Wooed her with his soft caresses. --Langfellow. He exerted himself to win by indulgence and caresses the hearts of all who were under his command. --Macaulay.
Caress
Caress Ca*ress", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Caressed; p. pr. & vb. n. Caressing.] [F. caresser, fr. It. carezzare, fr. carezza caress. See Caress., n.] 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 bloodhoun. --Sir W. Scott. Syn: To foundle; embrace; pet; coddle; court; flatter. Usage: Caress, Fondle. ``We caress by words or actions; we fondle by actions only.' --Crabb.

Meaning of Caress from wikipedia

- being inside someone's personal space, holding hands, hugging, kissing, caressing and ****ual activity. Physical intimacy can often convey the real meaning...
- Caress of Steel is the third studio album by Canadian rock band Rush, released on September 24, 1975 by Mercury Records. It marked a development in the...
- "Last Caress" is a song by American punk rock band Misfits, first released on their 1980 EP Beware. Written by vocalist Glenn Danzig, the song was later...
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- Sweet Caress: The Many Lives of Amory Clay is a novel by William Boyd, published by Bloomsbury in 2015. A fictional autobiography supposedly written by...
- Ronald Caress (third ¼ 1920 – death unknown) was an English professional rugby league footballer who pla**** in the 1940s. He pla**** at club level for Wakefield...
- A Caress of the Void is an album by the US doom metal band Evoken. It was released in 2007. John Paradiso – Guitars/Vocals, Keyboards Nick Orlando – Guitars...
- Caress Your Soul is the debut studio album by Australian rock band Sticky Fingers, Produced by Dann Hume released through Sureshaker in March 2013. Caress...
- London: Prion, ISBN 978-1-85375-000-7 Weintraub, Stanley (2001), Edward the Caresser: The Playboy Prince Who Became Edward VII, Free Press, ISBN 978-0-684-85318-5...
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