What is lick?

  • (noun): Touching with the tongue.
    Synonyms: lap
    See also — Additional definitions below

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More definitions of "lick":

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

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)

    Professor: War is hell, Mr. Thornhill, even if it’s just a cold one.
    Roger Thornhill: If you fellows can’t lick the Vandamms of this world without asking girls like her to bed down with them, and fly away with them, and probably never come back, perhaps you ought to start learning how to lose a few cold wars.
    Professor: I’m afraid we’re already doing that.
    Ernest Lehman (b.1920)