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Definition of the noun caressing
What does caressing mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: caressings
- affectionate play (or foreplay without contact with the genital organs)
- lexical domain: Acts - nouns denoting acts or actions
- synonyms of caressing: cuddling / fondling / hugging / kissing / necking / petting / smooching / snuggling
- more generic words: arousal / foreplay / stimulation = mutual sexual fondling prior to sexual intercourse
- more specific word: snogging = cuddle and kiss
Caressing is an American Thoroughbred racehorse and broodmare. She won five of her eighteen races in a track career which lasted from July 2000 until November 2002. As a two-year-old she won two of her first four races before recording a 47/1 upset win in the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies, which led to her being named American Champion Two-Year-Old Filly. In the following year her career was disrupted by illness but she did win the La Troienne Stakes and the Singapore Plate. After competing without success as a four-year-old she was retired from racing and has had some success as a dam of winners.
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The Dictionary of Love (2003)
by Theocritus Junior
Caressing is any act of endearment by which the heart testifies its fondness for a beloved one, with or without the use of...
Where pure love does not exist, caressing is an insult to the heart, a false light held out to lead youth and innocence to ...
Devoted to the Art, Science, Technic and Literature of Music
The song of the water-nymph brings a modulation — half mourning, half caressing is the nymph's chant. The tenor part of the accompaniment brings in a beautiful motive which alternately precedes and succeeds or interferes with the phrases ...
Counseling You Can Trust (2006)
by Dawn Meng
Caressing is a natural part of love expressed between a husband and wife in a healthy, balanced, interrelationship in which there are no outbursts of wrath, each is easily entreated, and both are trying to be as selfless as possible.
by Nils K. Oeijord, Mitch C. Bronston
care, medical-care instinct care, prolonged-maternal-care instinct care, tocare- about-others instinct carefulness, carefulness instinct caressing, caressing instinct careworn, to-look-careworn instinct caring, caring (loving or affectionate behavior ...
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Caressing the breeze
Photo credit: Pedro Nuno Caetano
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Quotes about Caressing
A gentle breeze is blowing through my hair,
When sitting on this green meadow with you,
Those throbbing moments hugging me,
Your deep brown eyes caressing me,
Made my heart beats forget the pain of love. (Cristina Teodor)
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Scrabble value of C3A1R1E1S1S1I1N1G2
The value of this 9-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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