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English definition of “caress”

caress

verb [I or T] uk   /kəˈres/ us  
to touch or kiss someone in a gentle and loving way: Gently he caressed her cheek.Showing affectionTouching and feeling
caress
noun [C] uk   us  
Showing affectionTouching and feeling
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