Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / lick
FEEDBACK
Meet Grammar CoachWrite or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar CoachImprove Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

antonyms of lick

MOST RELEVANT
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

USE lick IN A SENTENCE

See how your sentence looks with different synonyms.

Characters: 0/140

QUIZZES

Dazzle Your Friends With This Feat Of Verbal Derring-Do!

START THE QUIZ

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

“She was cute, and I could see she was nice,” Ross said, noting how much she and her 10-year-old daughter enjoy taking the dog on walks and getting licks.
Since these “greeting licks” are often accompanied by wagging tails, mouths playfully open, and general excitement, it is not a stretch to say that the licks are a way to express happiness that you have returned.
Well, thinks I, this is no joke sure, at this lick I'll have family enuff to do me in a few years.
Why, Dan Daly and half a dozen of our fellows would lick the whole crowd.
Then they came back to where their friend lay on the ground, and began to talk with him and lick his face.
He stooped and stroked the little animal, who stood on ridiculous hind-legs, straining to lick his hand.
THE CREATORSMAY SINCLAIR
He wudden't know whether I swept or dusted rightly, or whether I gave the place a lick and a promise.
IN THE ONYX LOBBYCAROLYN WELLS
And not a savage had shown himself with the exception of the one who had counted coup at the lick-block.
A VIRGINIA SCOUTHUGH PENDEXTER
As the animals drew near the cabins and showed an inclination to visit the lick-block a volley from the Indians sent one down.
A VIRGINIA SCOUTHUGH PENDEXTER
Better were it for the Swedes to stay at home and lick the blood from their bowls than to board the Serpent under thy weapons.

WORDS RELATED TO LICK

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

WORD OF THE DAY

judderverb (used without object) | [juhd-er ]SEE DEFINITION