kiss

verb

  • 1

    Kiss (someone) lightly or perfunctorily.

  • 2

    Kiss and cuddle amorously.

  • 3

    Touch or caress with the lips as a sign of love, sexual desire, or greeting.

noun

  • 4

    A light or perfunctory kiss.

  • 5

    A touch or caress with the lips.

  • 6

    Used to express affection at the end of a letter (conventionally represented by the letter X).

  • 7

    A kiss or a spell of amorous kissing and cuddling.

Dialects

Emoji One Apple Twemoji Facebook Messenger Google
Emoji One's kissing face emoji Apple's kissing face emoji Twemoji's kissing face emoji Facebook's kissing face emoji Messenger's kissing face emoji Google's kissing face emoji
Emoji One's kissing face with smiling eyes emoji Apple's kissing face with smiling eyes emoji Twemoji's kissing face with smiling eyes emoji Facebook's kissing face with smiling eyes emoji Messenger's kissing face with smiling eyes emoji Google's kissing face with smiling eyes emoji
Emoji One's kissing face with closed eyes emoji Apple's kissing face with closed eyes emoji Twemoji's kissing face with closed eyes emoji Facebook's kissing face with closed eyes emoji Messenger's kissing face with closed eyes emoji Google's kissing face with closed eyes emoji
Emoji One's kissing cat face emoji Apple's kissing cat face emoji Twemoji's kissing cat face emoji Facebook's kissing cat face emoji Messenger's kissing cat face emoji Google's kissing cat face emoji
Emoji One's kiss: woman, man emoji Apple's kiss: woman, man emoji Twemoji's kiss: woman, man emoji Facebook's kiss: woman, man emoji Messenger's kiss: woman, man emoji Google's kiss: woman, man emoji
Emoji One's kiss: man, man emoji Apple's kiss: man, man emoji Twemoji's kiss: man, man emoji Facebook's kiss: man, man emoji Messenger's kiss: man, man emoji Google's kiss: man, man emoji
Emoji One's kiss: woman, woman emoji Apple's kiss: woman, woman emoji Twemoji's kiss: woman, woman emoji Facebook's kiss: woman, woman emoji Messenger's kiss: woman, woman emoji Google's kiss: woman, woman emoji
Emoji One's kiss mark emoji Apple's kiss mark emoji Twemoji's kiss mark emoji Facebook's kiss mark emoji Messenger's kiss mark emoji Google's kiss mark emoji
Emoji One's heavy heart exclamation emoji Apple's heavy heart exclamation emoji Twemoji's heavy heart exclamation emoji Facebook's heavy heart exclamation emoji Messenger does not support heavy heart exclamation emoji Google's heavy heart exclamation emoji

Origin

Old English cyssan (verb), of Germanic origin; related to Dutch kussen and German küssen.

Pronunciation

  • kiss /kɪs/