Friday, February 14, 2003
Definitions for osculation
- The act of kissing; also: a kiss.
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Citations for osculation
He had engaged in nervous osculation with all three of Lord Flamborough's daughters.
Their incessant onstage osculations during her last concert tour seemed to offer public proof of their passion.
Origin of osculation
Osculation comes from osculatio, "a kissing," from osculari, "to kiss," from osculum, "a little mouth, a kiss," diminutive of os, "mouth."