Thesaurus > Related Words: osculate

  Words related to osculate

Related / Similar Words: kiss, buss

 

Definition:
  • touch with the lips or press the lips (against someone''s mouth or other body part) as an expression of love, greeting, etc.; "The newly married couple kissed"; "She kissed her grandfather on the forehead when she entered the room";
  • have at least three points in common with; "one curve osculates the other"; "these two surfaces osculate";
  • be intermediate between two taxonomic groups; "These species osculate";

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    Hyponyms: smack, peck

     

    Derivational Morphology: kiss, buss, osculation, kisser, osculator, caressing, cuddling, fondling, hugging, kissing, necking, petting, smooching, snuggling

     

     
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