Predicate: fondle

Roleset id: fondle.01 , touch-rub-grab, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

fondle.01: FONDLE-V NOTES: Frame file for "fondle" loosely based on frame for "tickle" (from fondle.01-v predicate notes)


fondle (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: fondler, agent (vnrole: 20-1-agent)
        Arg1-PPT: thing fondled, patient (vnrole: 20-1-experiencer)
        Arg2-MNR: instrument of fondling (rare) (vnrole: 20-1-instrument)

Example: without instrument

        Dirty Harry Callahan quietly fondled the handle of his revolver as he listened for the kidnapper.

        Arg0: Dirty Harry Callahan
        Argm-mnr: quietly
        Rel: fondled
        Arg1: the handle of his revolver
        Argm-tmp: as he listened for the kidnapper