WOW ~ Word of the Week ~ Smack

Leave a kiss but in the cup,
And I’ll not look for wine.
-Ben Jonson

“Since the invention of the kiss, there have only been five kisses that were rated the most passionate, the most pure. This one left them all behind.” --William Goldman

“Since the invention of the kiss, there have only been five kisses that were rated the most passionate, the most pure. This one left them all behind.” –William Goldman

Smack (noun)

A loud kiss, 1600; a smart, sharp sound made by the lips, 1560s. To smack someone is to kiss them. I had a smack at her muns: I kissed her mouth.

Famous quotes about ye olde smack:

einstein on kissing

mae west

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

never let a fool kiss you

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

All definitions and/or examples taken from Online Etymological DictionaryCant: A Gentleman’s Guide, and/or 1811 Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue.

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