What is lick?

  • (verb): Take up with the tongue.
    Synonyms: lap, lap up
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on lick:

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More definitions of "lick":

  • (noun): Touching with the tongue.
    Synonyms: lap
  • (verb): Pass the tongue over.
    Synonyms: lap
  • (noun): A salt deposit that animals regularly lick.
    Synonyms: salt lick

Famous quotes containing the word lick:

    People who bite the hand that feeds them usually lick the boot that kicks them.
    Eric Hoffer (1902–1983)

    Rich fellas come up and they die, and their kids ain’t no good, and they die out. But we keep a-comin’. We’re the people that live. They can’t wipe us out. They can’t lick us. And we’ll go on forever, Pa, ‘cause we’re the people.
    Nunnally Johnson (1897–1977)

    I know. That’s what makes us tough. Rich fellows come up and they die. Their kids ain’t no good and they die out. But we keepa comin’. We’re the people that live. They can’t wipe us out. They can’t lick us. We’ll go on forever, Pa, cause we’re the people.
    Nunnally Johnson (1897–1977)