kiss

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noun
ADJECTIVE
brief, quick, swift
lingering, long, slow

She leaned forward and placed a slow kiss on his forehead.

deep, hungry, passionate
big
hard
sloppy, wet

Tom planted a wet kiss on her cheek.

French

She gave him a French kiss.

gentle, light, soft
affectionate, loving, sweet, tender, warm
little
chaste, friendly, innocent
stolen

He contented himself with a stolen kiss as he leaned forward.

first

the girl who gave him his first kiss

final, last

Sarah left him with a final kiss on the cheek.

farewell, goodbye, goodnight
VERB + KISS
give sb

He gave his daughter a gentle kiss on the forehead.

drop, lay, place, plant, press

He touched her cheek once more and laid a kiss on her forehead.

She planted a big kiss on his cheek.

steal

The children hid behind the bike shed to steal a kiss.

exchange, share

Brad and Sue exchanged a kiss.

return

She returned his kiss with passion.

accept, get, receive

Don't I get a kiss?

Mrs Davis received a kiss on the cheek from Jesse and said goodbye.

blow (sb)

As the train drew away he blew her a kiss.

shower sb with

I wanted to take him in my arms and shower him with kisses.

deepen
KISS + VERB
deepen

His kiss deepened and became hungrier.

last

The kiss only lasted for a few moments.

PREPOSITION
with a kiss
kiss on

He greeted her with a kiss on the cheek.

kiss to

She pressed a soft kiss to his cheek.

PHRASES
hugs and kisses

We were greeted with hugs and kisses.

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verb
ADVERB
gently, lightly
lovingly, softly, tenderly
deeply, fiercely, firmly, hard, hungrily, passionately, soundly
briefly, quickly
lingeringly, long, slowly

He kissed her long and hard on the mouth.

Brandon slowly kissed her lips.

VERB + KISS
bend to, lean over to, stoop to

He bent to kiss her again.

try to
let sb
PREPOSITION
on

She let him kiss her lightly on the cheek.

PHRASES
kiss and cuddle (esp. BrE)

The love-struck pair have been spotted kissing and cuddling at parties.

kiss sb full on the lips, kiss sb full on the mouth
kiss sb goodbye, kiss sb goodnight
kiss goodbye to sth (figurative)

Well, you can kiss goodbye to your chances of promotion.

Kiss is used with these nouns as the object: ↑baby, ↑boyfriend, ↑bride, ↑cheek, ↑forehead, ↑girlfriend, ↑lip, ↑mouth, ↑ring

Collocations dictionary. 2013.

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