kissing comfit


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Kiss \Kiss\, v. i.
   1. To make or give salutation with the lips in token of love,
      respect, etc.; as, kiss and make friends.
      [1913 Webster]

   2. To meet; to come in contact; to touch fondly.
      [1913 Webster]

            Like fire and powder,
            Which as they kiss consume.           --Shak.
      [1913 Webster]

            Rose, rose and clematis,
            Trail and twine and clasp and kiss.   --Tennyson.
      [1913 Webster]

   Kissing comfit, a perfumed sugarplum to sweeten the breath.
      [Obs or Prov. End.] --Shak.
      [1913 Webster]
Feedback Form