necking


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neck·ing

 (nĕk′ĭng)
n.
1. Architecture A molding between the upper part of a column and the projecting part of the capital.
2. Informal The act of kissing and caressing.

necking

(ˈnɛkɪŋ)
n
1. informal the activity of kissing and embracing passionately
2. (Architecture) architect Also called: gorgerin one or more mouldings at the top of a column between the shaft and the capital

neck•ing

(ˈnɛk ɪŋ)

n.
1. the act of embracing, kissing, and caressing amorously; petting.
2. a molding or group of moldings between the projecting part of a capital of a column and the shaft.
[1795–1805]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.necking - the molding at the top of a columnnecking - the molding at the top of a column  
moulding, molding - a decorative strip used for ornamentation or finishing
2.necking - affectionate play (or foreplay without contact with the genital organs)necking - affectionate play (or foreplay without contact with the genital organs)
foreplay, stimulation, arousal - mutual sexual fondling prior to sexual intercourse
snogging - (British informal) cuddle and kiss
Translations
Necking

necking

[ˈnekɪŋ] Nbesuqueo m

necking

[ˈnɛkɪŋ] n (fam) → pomiciate fpl
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