kiss·​er | \ ˈki-sər How to pronounce kisser (audio) \

Definition of kisser

1 : one that kisses
2 slang
a : mouth
b : face

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Examples of kisser in a Sentence

Punch him in the kisser. angrily threw the unwanted valentine back in the would-be suitor's kisser
Recent Examples on the Web Also included is an animal detection autofocus, which will lock onto Fluffy or Fido’s kisser for those cute-as-a-button shots. Josh Max, Forbes, 13 May 2021 Stashed inside the temple: a 42-foot-tall gilded statue of the deity Athena whose lips are allegedly modeled after Elvis Presley’s kisser. Andrew Nelson, WSJ, 23 Apr. 2021 The moon, enraged, hits him right in the kisser and splits his lip. Adam Gopnik, The New Yorker, 21 Dec. 2020 Hendrickson hammered home the game-winner like a downward bazooka to the kisser. Scott Springer, The Enquirer, 15 Nov. 2020 Even the best kisser should keep their skills under wraps in public. Bernadette Anat, Seventeen, 29 Sep. 2020 During an episode, Adams agreed with two other women who said Underwood wasn’t a great kisser. Abby Gardner, Glamour, 4 Aug. 2020 There was also another time Nany and Melissa made out at the bar, and Melissa says that Nany was the best kisser. Sydney Bucksbaum,, 30 July 2020 What should be a matter of objective public-health practice has become one more polarizing cultural signal, splashed across your kisser. James Poniewozik, New York Times, 12 May 2020

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First Known Use of kisser

1537, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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27 May 2021

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“Kisser.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Jun. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of kisser

: a person who kisses


kiss·​er | \ ˈki-sər How to pronounce kisser (audio) \

Kids Definition of kisser

1 : a person who kisses
2 : a person's face … Dana's mother had popped him in the kisser.— Carl Hiaasen, Hoot

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