kisser

noun
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 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, "Fauci Hearing: Who Were Those Masked (and Unmasked) Senators?," 12 May 2020 But there’s a spot at the 1:06 mark where, thanks to a generous donation from another local club owner, AMB’s David Mathews makes a shirtless guest appearance to take a five-scoop mayonnaise pie to the kisser. al, "It’s springtime in Mobile. Let there be crawfish.," 6 Apr. 2020 Becoming a great kisser takes practice — even your favorite celebs have awkward kiss stories. Yerin Kim, Seventeen, "What Kind of Kisser Are You?," 12 Mar. 2020 Too late for midnight kissers: Moist lips are rich in microbes. National Geographic, "How can we stop these bubbles from surfacing?," 1 Jan. 2020 In an idle moment, Wilson also popped Connor Clifton in the kisser. BostonGlobe.com, "So, who in a Black-and-Gold sweater might respond to such a thing? Monday night, no one. Crickets on an inordinately warm December eve.," 24 Dec. 2019 But the kiss in question was platonic, the kisser not a love interest but a powerful and adoring sister. Eliana Dockterman, Time, "In Frozen 2, Elsa Finally Gets to Wear the Pants. But Is a Wardrobe Change Enough?," 26 Nov. 2019 Then, someone at the party kisses them, and the blindfolded person has to guess the kisser's identity. Erika W. Smith, refinery29.com, "7 Sexy Kissing Games, Because Spin The Bottle Doesn't Belong To Teens," 24 June 2019 One form involves pasting a face onto someone else’s body—in ZAO’S tantalising offering, your kisser can be stitched onto the svelte silhouette of an actor or actress in a hit film or television drama. The Economist, "Chinese netizens get privacy-conscious," 7 Sep. 2019

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First Known Use of kisser

1537, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of kisser was in 1537

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“Kisser.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/kisser. Accessed 4 Aug. 2020.

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kisser

noun
How to pronounce kisser (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of kisser

: a person who kisses

kisser

noun
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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