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licking licking definition

licking


 
  Troponyms  (hyponyms)  of  verb  lick 
 
  2  of  3  senses  of  lick 
 
  Sense  2 
  lick,  lap 
  =>  tongue 
 
  Sense  3 
  solve,  work  out  figure  out  puzzle  out  lick,  work 
  =>  answer,  resolve 
  =>  riddle 
  =>  strike 
  =>  guess,  infer 
  =>  answer 
  =>  break 
 
  Troponyms  (hyponyms)  of  verb  lick 
 
  2  of  3  senses  of  lick 
 
  Sense  2 
  lick,  lap 
  =>  tongue 
 
  Sense  3 
  solve,  work  out  figure  out  puzzle  out  lick,  work 
  =>  answer,  resolve 
  =>  riddle 
  =>  strike 
  =>  guess,  infer 
  =>  tell 
  =>  answer 
  =>  break 
 
  Entailment  of  verb  lick 
 
  1  of  3  senses  of  lick 
 
  Sense  3 
  solve,  work  out  figure  out  puzzle  out  lick,  work 
  =>  reason 
 
  Synonyms/Hypernyms  (Ordered  by  Frequency)  of  verb  lick 
 
  3  senses  of  lick 
 
  Sense  1 
  bat,  clobber,  drub,  thrash,  lick 
  =>  beat  beat  out  crush,  trounce,  vanquish 
 
  Sense  2 
  lick,  lap 
  =>  stroke,  fondle 
 
  Sense  3 
  solve,  work  out  figure  out  puzzle  out  lick,  work 
  =>  understand 
 
  Familiarity  of  verb  lick 
 
  lick  used  as  a  verb  is  uncommon  (polysemy  count  =  3) 
 
  Synonyms  (Grouped  by  Similarity  of  Meaning)  of  verb  lick 
 
  Sense  1 
  bat,  clobber,  drub,  thrash,  lick 
  =>  beat  beat  out  crush,  trounce,  vanquish 
  -------------- 
 
  Sense  2 
  lick,  lap 
  =>  stroke,  fondle 
  -------------- 
 
  Sense  3 
  solve,  work  out  figure  out  puzzle  out  lick,  work 
  =>  understand 
  -------------- 
 
  Grep  of  noun  licking 
  licking 
 
  Overview  of  noun  licking 
 
  The  noun  licking  has  1  sense  (first  1  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (2)  defeat,  licking  --  (an  unsuccessful  ending) 
 
  Overview  of  verb  lick 
 
  The  verb  lick  has  3  senses  (first  3  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (12)  bat,  clobber,  drub,  thrash,  lick  --  (beat  thoroughly  in  a  competition  or  fight;  "We  licked  the  other  team  on  Sunday!") 
  2.  (7)  lick,  lap  --  (pass  the  tongue  over) 
  3.  (1)  solve,  work  out  figure  out  puzzle  out  lick,  work  --  (find  the  solution  to  (a  problem  or  question):"did  you  solve  the  problem?";  understand  the  meaning  of  "did  you  get  it?";  "Did  you  get  my  meaning?";  "He  could  not  work  the  math  problem") 
 
  Grep  of  adj  licking 
  bootlicking 
  rollicking 
 
  Overview  of  noun  licking 
 
  The  noun  licking  has  1  sense  (first  1  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (2)  defeat,  licking  --  (an  unsuccessful  ending) 
 
  Overview  of  verb  lick 
 
  The  verb  lick  has  3  senses  (first  3  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (12)  bat,  clobber,  drub,  thrash,  lick  --  (beat  thoroughly  in  a  competition  or  fight;  "We  licked  the  other  team  on  Sunday!") 
  2.  (7)  lick,  lap  --  (pass  the  tongue  over) 
  3.  (1)  solve,  work  out  figure  out  puzzle  out  lick,  work  --  (find  the  solution  to  (a  problem  or  question):"did  you  solve  the  problem?";  understand  the  meaning  of  "did  you  get  it?";  "Did  you  get  my  meaning?";  "He  could  not  work  the  math  problem") 



licking definition