air kiss

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air kiss

1. verb To pantomime the act of kissing someone without actually touching them. The celebrity breezed into the restaurant and air kissed all of her friends.
2. noun The act of pantomiming a kiss without actually touching the other person. The celebrity breezed into the restaurant giving air kisses to all of her friends.
3. noun A kiss on the inner part of one's hand that is then "blown" off to be received by a nearby person. I gave my wife and daughter an air kiss before getting in my car to leave for the airport.
See also: air, kiss

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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I toasted venue footballers, Instaand town The Red Hot Chilli Pipers added great music and a distinctly Scottish feel to proceedings as the who's who of Glasgow air kissed and sampled mini roast beef with Yorkshire puddings and tiny but delicious lemon meringues.
When I said "had to" it was more a case of we all stood in a line and embraced and air kissed, or, if we knew each other better, kissed on the cheeks.
I air kissed my way through the good-looking crowd and took my seat for an audience with some of the best comedians from The Fringe.