Meaning of “caress” in the English Dictionary

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caressnoun [ C ]

us /kəˈres/

a gentle loving touch or kiss:

a mother’s soft caress
caress
verb [ I/T ] us /kəˈres/

[ T ] I caressed her face.

(Definition of “caress” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)