caressive

[kuh-res-iv]

adjective

of the nature of or resembling a caress: caressive words; a caressive breeze.
characterized by or given to caresses.

Origin of caressive

First recorded in 1795–1805; caress + -ive
Related formsca·ress·ive·ly, adverb
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