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 Portly matron Margaret Dumont, the long-suffering straight woman to Marx Brothers hijinks, pranks, and gags, snapped on the set of upcoming A Night at the Opera and clocked the lead of the brother act, Groucho, across the kisser. Rob Long, National Review, 31 Mar. 2022 Kenny is biggest flirt, Maurissa is the best kisser (of toes, gross), and Serena and Joe are crowned Prom Queen and King. Maureen Lee Lenker,, 29 Sep. 2021 Last seen… getting the boot from Katie's season of The Bachelorette for being a bad kisser. Hoping to meet: Abigail? Kristen Baldwin,, 17 Aug. 2021 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 See More

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First Known Use of kisser

1537, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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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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