smooch

2
[ smooch ]
/ smutʃ /
Informal.

verb (used without object)

to kiss.
to pet.

noun

a kiss; smack.

Origin of smooch

2
1580–90; variant of obsolete smouch to kiss < ?; compare dialectal German schmutzen to kiss, smile

OTHER WORDS FROM smooch

smooch·er, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for smoocher

smooch
/ (smuːtʃ) informal /

verb (intr)

(of two people) to kiss and cuddleAlso (Austral and NZ): smoodge, smooge
British to dance very slowly and amorously with one's arms around another person, or (of two people) to dance together in such a way

noun

the act of smooching
British a piece of music played for dancing to slowly and amorously

Word Origin for smooch

C20: variant of dialect smouch, of imitative origin
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