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smooch

verb [I] uk   /smuːtʃ/ us  
informal to kiss, hold, and touch someone in a way that shows you love each other: Didn't I see you smooching with Mark at Kim's party? UK When two people are smooching, they are dancing slowly and very close together to slow, romantic music: The dance floor was full of middle-aged couples smooching to slushy ballads.

smooch

noun [C usually singular] uk   /smuːtʃ/ us  
informal a kiss: I was so embarrassed when I walked in on them having a smooch on the sofa. UK a slow, romantic dance: Kate had a smooch with a very attractive young man at the Christmas party.
Translations of “smooch”
in Chinese (Traditional) 擁吻, 緊擁著慢舞…
in Chinese (Simplified) 搂抱接吻, 紧拥着慢舞…
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