kiss of life

noun phrase

Definition of kiss of life

chiefly British
: artificial respiration by the mouth-to-mouth method

First Known Use of kiss of life

1961, in the meaning defined above

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“Kiss of life.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/kiss%20of%20life. Accessed 9 December 2019.

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kiss of life

noun

Medical Definition of kiss of life

chiefly British
: artificial respiration by the mouth-to-mouth method

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