affectionate play (or foreplay without contact with the genital organs)
One of the four fluids of the body—blood, phlegm, black bile, and yellow bile—whose relative proportions were thought in ancient and medieval medicine to determine general health and character.
To clasp or hug each other in the arms
To treat indulgently; baby.
(Obsolete) To caress; fondle.
To cherish is defined as to treat with love or remember fondly.
To tap, touch, or stroke quickly or gently, esp. with the hand, as in affection, sympathy, or encouragement
To sulk is to be aloof or withdrawn or to show signs of being in a bad temper.
To think gloomily and persistently about something; be dejected.
To push, lift, or hit (a ball) with a scooping motion instead of a direct blow
Find another word for petting. In this page you can discover 23 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for petting, like: caressing, cuddling, fondling, hugging, kissing, necking, smooching, snuggling, pampering, indulging and humoring.