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petting party

noun phrase

A spell or session of fondling and caressing: great American phenomenon, the ''petting party'' (1920+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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  • On the Triangle trip Amory had come into constant contact with that great current American phenomenon, the "petting party."

    This Side of Paradise F. Scott Fitzgerald

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