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lick

 
 
pronunciation:
lIk
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part of speech: verb
inflections: licks, licking, licked
definition: to pass the tongue over or along the surface of something.
He licked the stamp before putting it on the envelope.
 
similar words:
taste
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derivation: licker (n.)
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