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synonyms for lick one's chops

  • salivate
  • dribble
  • slaver
  • slobber
  • water at the mouth
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How to use lick one's chops in a sentence

Well, thinks I, this is no joke sure, at this lick I'll have family enuff to do me in a few years.
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
Do not gastronomists complain of heaviness in London after eating a couple of mutton-chops?
LITTLE TRAVELS AND ROADSIDE SKETCHESWILLIAM MAKEPEACE THACKERAY
Why, Dan Daly and half a dozen of our fellows would lick the whole crowd.
YOUNG GLORY AND THE SPANISH CRUISERWALTER FENTON MOTT
Then they came back to where their friend lay on the ground, and began to talk with him and lick his face.
STORIES THE IROQUOIS TELL THEIR CHILDRENMABEL POWERS
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.
THE SAGAS OF OLAF TRYGGVASON AND OF HARALD THE TYRANT (HARALD HAARDRAADE)SNORRI STURLUSON
He saw the flames lick up and curl possessively around the unread article.
TIME ENOUGH AT LASTLYN VENABLE
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO LICK ONE'S CHOPS

  • dribble
  • lick one's chops
  • salivate
  • slaver
  • slobber
  • water at the mouth
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.