air kiss


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air kiss

n. a kiss that is placed on the inside of the fingers of one’s hand then “blown” to the recipient who is likely to be some distance away. A mass of air kisses drifted down to the wharf from the passengers departing on the huge Titanic.
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The 47-year-old gave an air kiss to Nayar that didn't even brush his cheek.
The comedian singled the actor out demanding that he air kiss the TV audience.
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FIRST Hollywood gave us the air kiss, now they've given us the air clap.
and air kiss while peering over your shoulder for a genuine celeb.
Go ahead, boys, make me smile'; 'Mwah-mwah dahhling, here's a big air kiss for you'; '"Ha ha, fooled you, Rach - look behind you (love from the paps)".
Having no trouble rocking the unique ensemble, the 30-year-old whipped her arms out to her side as she came to the end of the stage and also blew an air kiss to the crowd.
The kit, pounds 15, comprises the i-conic eyes pencil liner in supermodel (brown), mannequin skin complexion enhancer in canvas (golden neutral), volumising mascara in stage black and air kiss shine lipgloss in a dusky pink.
It is the noise that accompanies the double-cheeked air kiss - the traditional mode of greeting between, say, a male journalist and a female marketing executive in one of those cool bar-restaurants up in Rope Walks.
Adolescence and architecture both play a big part in John's story An Air Kiss winner of the Birmingham Post Short Story Challenge.
This annual event has always functioned more successfully as a back-to-school ritual - where the city's photography community could regroup, air kiss, and reassess its own balance of power - than as a barometer of what was new or interesting in an ever-changing field.
OLD ON, DEAR Harry Styles delivers an air kiss as Kate Moss grabs his shoulder at club
THERE is nothing worse than a lipstick which wears off the first time you sip your coffee or as much as air kiss a pal.
First up were Jeffrey Archer and the fragrant Mary who demonstrated the perfect air kiss as she greeted her errant husband on his release from prison.
Topics covered include how to blow the perfect air kiss and how to deliver the most superficial smile.