Kiss-me

Definitions

  • Had to Kiss Anybody They Brought To Me 238
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  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Kiss-me the wild form of Viola tricolor, the pansy: a short veil: a small bonnet—also Kiss′-me-quick
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Quotations

  • George Meredith
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    “A kiss is but a kiss now! and no wave of a great flood that whirls me to the sea. But, as you will! we'll sit contentedly, and eat our pot of honey on the grave.”
  • Lady Mary Wortley Montagu
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    “Be plain in dress, and sober in your diet; In short, my dear, kiss me and be quiet.”

Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. cyssan, to kiss—coss, a kiss; Ger. küssen, Dan. kys; allied to choose and gust.

Usage

In literature:

My father kissed me and held me in his arms at once and my whole heart went out to him.
"A Little Girl in Old Detroit" by Amanda Minnie Douglas
She put her arms around my neck and kissed me, and said she would die before she would be the sixth wife of such a man.
"Winter Adventures of Three Boys" by Egerton R. Young
Dear place, I kiss thee, and do welcome thee, As from Leander ever sent to me.
"The Works of Christopher Marlowe, Vol. 3 (of 3)" by Christopher Marlowe
I'll give you a kiss, if you'll give me Pat Flannagan.
"Frank Mildmay" by Captain Frederick Marryat
When you make it up with me you always kiss me!
"April's Lady" by Margaret Wolfe Hungerford
It seems to me that I have lived more than the age of man since the first time you kissed me.
"Modern Icelandic Plays" by Jóhann Sigurjónsson
Did you see the soldier who kissed his hand to me?
"Gilian The Dreamer" by Neil Munro
Kiss me, kiss me again, Paul.
"Despair's Last Journey" by David Christie Murray
Finally, he kissed me and begged me to recover myself.
"Debts of Honor" by Maurus Jókai
He asked me again and before I knew what he was doing he had taken me into his arms and kissed me.
"Patchwork" by Anna Balmer Myers
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In poetry:

And all her dear remembered grace
Lives on, because of this;
So of our love leave me one trace--
One last and deathless kiss!
"Parting" by Charles Hanson Towne
I think how still thou lov'dst me,
How thy lip my brow hath kissed,
And my cheek, for all I hide it,
Is wet—and not with mist.
"To My Mother" by Edwin Arnold
"Thy faith and troth thou'se never get,
Of me shalt never win,
Till that thou come within my bower,
And kiss my cheek and chin."
"Sweet William's Ghost" by Henry Morley
I'd take with me the distances -
The agony of separation,
To call to mind when we're apart
The way you kissed me at the station.
""If God in his almighty Power..."" by Konstantin Simonov
The moon, sweet lady of the sky,
Looks both on thee and me;
And brings us still, tho' distant, nigh,
As moon-beams kiss the sea.
"To A Friend At Sea" by William Crafts
Thine, then, was all the light and bliss
That made that night so dear;
Come! wake me with thy sweetest kiss,
And let thy soul be here.
"The Bridge" by Alexander Anderson

In news:

" Kiss Me Kate" will be playing at the Iowa Theater November 8-11.
" Kiss Me, Kate" set to open in Marquette.
"Kiss Me Kate" to open at the Iowa Theater next weekend.
"Kiss Me Kate" will be playing at the Iowa Theater November 8-11.
"Kiss Me, Kate" set to open in Marquette.
BLOOMFIELD — The Davis County Players' fall musical "Kiss Me Kate" is under way.
They will perform "Kiss Me Kate," a 1949 Broadway musical that was revived in 1999.
Kiss Me Dirty 5K run and obstacle course at the Weber County Fairgrounds on Saturday, August 20, 2011.
The RTX Sunday Video- Randy Rogers Band's 'Kiss Me In The Dark.
The Castle Rock Brewery has created ale specifically for the big day called "Kiss me Kate".
Thompson Square's 'Are You Gonna Kiss Me Or Not.
Shakespeare's Taming of the Shrew factors heavily into "Kiss Me, Kate".
Kiss Me, Kate has two dramas for one stage.
'KISS ME, KATE' AT HICKMAN HIGH SCHOOL.
Charlie Gowin, left, and Alana St John rehearse a scene from 'Kiss Me, Kate.
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