kissable

[ kis-uh-buh l ]
/ ˈkɪs ə bəl /

adjective

inviting kissing through being lovable or physically attractive.

Nearby words

  1. kiss of life,
  2. kiss of peace,
  3. kiss off,
  4. kiss-and-tell,
  5. kiss-off,
  6. kissagram,
  7. kissel,
  8. kisser,
  9. kissimmee,
  10. kissing bridge

Origin of kissable

First recorded in 1805–15; kiss + -able

Related formskiss·a·bil·i·ty, kiss·a·ble·ness, nounkiss·a·bly, adverb

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Word Origin and History for kissable

kissable

adj.

1783, from kiss (v.) + -able. Related: Kissably; kissability.

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