Part of speech:
The act or practice of amorously embracing, kissing, and caressing one's partner.
affectionate play (or foreplay without contact with the genital organs)
To extract by applying pressure:
The definition of embrace is to hug, eagerly accept, or to be serious about starting something new.
To squeeze the juice or other contents from:
(Informal) To hold a private, informal conference
To stop the movement or progress of:
To hold fast by or as by embracing, entwining, or sticking; adhere
To hold in a tight embrace.
To draw or press close for comfort or in affection
(Printing) To fasten (type elements) in a chase or on the bed of a press by means of quoins
To hold within limits; enclose.
To hold with the arms; embrace.
Envelop is defined as to completely cover, wrap up, conceal or hide.
To lay sudden or forcible hold of something.
To grasp or hold eagerly or tightly
To fasten with or as if with a clip; hold tightly.
To loosen; to relax; to remove the obligation of.
To press or push lightly; tap:
Find another word for hugging. In this page you can discover 29 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for hugging, like: caressing, cuddling, fondling, kissing, necking, petting, smooching, snuggling, squeezing, embracing and cherishing.