Kiss :

(ge)cyssan. (OE)

Reach.

Bass. Buss.

 

Kiss:

Swap. Smouch.

Lip.

Bause. Suaviate.

Smack.

 

Kiss:

Worry.

(!)

 

Kiss:

Bebass. Bekiss.

Fasten. Plant.

Embrace.

 

Salute.

...Kiss?

 

Rekiss.

 

Slobber. Peck.

Beslobber.

Mumble. Fondle.

Muzzle. Tongue.

 

(!!)

 

Unkiss.

(undo kissing, 1562).

 


-- synonyms as they appeared, 1400-1977.
From the newly released Historical Thesaurus
of the Oxford English Dictionary.


 

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