- past participle
- present participle
a gentle affectionate stroking (or something resembling it)
"he showered her with caresses"; "soft music was a fond caress"; "the caresses of the breeze played over his face"
caress, fondle (verb)
touch or stroke lightly in a loving or endearing manner
"He caressed her face"; "They fondled in the back seat of the taxi"
An act or expression of affection; Endearment.
A gentle stroking or rubbing.
To touch or kiss lovingly; to fondle.
To show and act on deep closeness shared with another person.
To affect as if with a caress.