Synonyms and Antonyms of fondle

  1. to touch or handle in a tender or loving manner <a cat who enjoys being fondled by his loving owners> Synonyms caress, gentle, love, pat, pet, stroke Related Words bill, canoodle, cuddle, neck, nestle, nose, nuzzle, snuggle, spoon; feel up, paw; cradle, embrace, enfold, hug; bounce, dandle; knead, massage; baby, coddle, indulge, mollycoddle, pamper, spoil

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