What is lick?

  • (noun): A salt deposit that animals regularly lick.
    Synonyms: salt lick
    See also — Additional definitions below

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More definitions of "lick":

  • (verb): Pass the tongue over.
    Synonyms: lap
  • (noun): Touching with the tongue.
    Synonyms: lap
  • (verb): Take up with the tongue.
    Synonyms: lap, lap up

Famous quotes containing the word lick:

    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)

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

    I like to see it lap the Miles—
    And lick the Valleys up—
    Emily Dickinson (1830–1886)