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air kiss

noun
1.
a pursing of the lips in a pretended kiss, as when parting on the telephone or touching cheeks in greeting.
Origin of air kiss
1985-1990
1985-90
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  • The third air-kiss would bring to me, it seemed, Secrets from somewhere heard by none before.

    Life Immovable Kostes Palamas
British Dictionary definitions for air-kiss

air kiss

noun
1.
a kissing gesture, esp one directed towards a person's cheeck, made without making physical contact
verb
2.
to make such a gesture towards a person
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