elizabeth (rainbow_yarn) wrote in 1word1day,
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This cannot possibly be already done Tuesday

canoodle [kuh-NOOD-l]

verb
caress, fondle, or pet amorously.

http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/canoodling

"Harry," said his sister Sophie one day, "I don't care if you bring your boyfriend over for dinner, but would you mind not canoodling him while I'm trying to watch TV?"

One who canoodles is a canoodler.



Can't remember if I got this from Alice's Adventures in Wonderland or a DWJ book. Anyone know?
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