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intr.v. smooched, smooch·ing, smooch·es
[Alteration of English dialectal smouch, perhaps imitative of the sound of a kiss.]
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1. (of two people) to kiss and cuddle. Also (Austral and NZ): smoodge or smooge
2. (Dancing) Brit to dance very slowly and amorously with one's arms around another person, or (of two people) to dance together in such a way
3. the act of smooching
4. (Music, other) Brit a piece of music played for dancing to slowly and amorously
[C20: variant of dialect smouch, of imitative origin]
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1. to kiss.
2. to pet; caress.n.
3. a kiss.
[1580–90; variant of obsolete smouch to kiss, of uncertain orig.]
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Past participle: smooched
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|Noun||1.||smooch - an enthusiastic kiss |
smacker - a loud kiss
|Verb||1.||smooch - snuggle and lie in a position where one person faces the back of the others|
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smooch[smuːtʃ] VI → besuquearse
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vi → knutschen (inf)
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