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4 definitions found
 for Petting
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  petting \petting\ n.
     Sexually titillating foreplay without contact with the
     genital organs.
  
     Syn: caressing, cuddling, fondling, hugging, kissing,
          necking, smooching, snuggling.
          [WordNet 1.5]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Pet \Pet\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Petted; p. pr. & vb. n.
     Petting.]
     To treat as a pet; to fondle; to indulge; as, she was petted
     and spoiled.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  petting
      n 1: affectionate play (or foreplay without contact with the
           genital organs) [syn: caressing, cuddling, fondling,
           hugging, kissing, necking, petting, smooching,
           snuggling]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  28 Moby Thesaurus words for "petting":
     amorous dalliance, billing and cooing, bundling, caressing,
     cuddling, dalliance, feeling, fingering, fondling, friction,
     frottage, handling, hugging, kissing, lollygagging, lovemaking,
     manipulation, necking, nestling, nuzzling, palpation, pressure,
     rubbing, sexual intercourse, snuggling, spooning, stroking,
     touching
  
  

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