- a person much given to kissing.
- an irresistible desire to kiss or be kissed.
Origin of kissing bug
Examples from the Web for kissing bug
As the story went West, bites by Conorhinus sanguisuga and Rasatus thoracicus were without doubt termed "kissing-bug" bites.
Their bites and blood-sucking habits gave cause to the "kissing-bug" scare to which the newspapers gave great publicity.Great Hike|Alan Douglas
An interesting psychological study was afforded in the summer of 1899, by the "kissing-bug" scare which swept over the country.Handbook of Medical Entomology|William Albert Riley