Fondle meaning

fŏn'dl
To show fondness or affection by stroking or touching.
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To handle, stroke, or touch lovingly.
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To treat with indulgence and solicitude; pamper.
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To stroke or handle (someone or something) in a tender and loving way; caress.
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To touch or stroke (someone), often inappropriately, in making sexual advances.
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To pamper.
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To touch or stroke lovingly.

Mothers fondle their babies.

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To grasp.

The lovers fondled each other.

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Origin of fondle

  • Frequentative of fond to show fondness for (obsolete)
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • Frequentative of fond.
    From Wiktionary