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necking Explained

necking at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[N] (Endearment): endearment, caress, fondling, dalliance, necking, petting, hanky-panky, caressing, embrace, kiss, smack, courtship, wooing, lovemaking, serenading, flirting, flirtation.

Necking at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Necking \Neck"ing\, n.
Same as {Neckmold}.

Neck \Neck\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Necked}; p. pr. & vb. n.
{Necking}.] (Mech.)
To reduce the diameter of (an object) near its end, by making
a groove around it; -- used with down; as, to neck down a
shaft.

necking at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

necking
n 1: the molding at the top of a column [syn: {gorgerin}]
2: affectionate play (or foreplay without contact with the
genital organs) [syn: {caressing}, {cuddling}, {fondling},
{hugging}, {kissing}, {petting}, {smooching}, {snuggling}]

necking at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Verb

necking
  • Inter: present participle of » neck

    Noun

    Inter: en-noun » s|-

  • A behavior among male giraffes where they hold combat for social dominance using their necks as weapons.
    1. 2005, Barbara Keevil Parker, Giraffes (page 26)
    2. : Necking helps young male giraffes test which one has a stronger neck.
    3. Inter: architectur » e A neckmould.


    Translation: de » necking
    Translation: et » necking
    Translation: fr » necking
    Translation: sv » necking
    Translation: ta » necking
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    Translation: zh » necking