4 Letters
3 Consonants
1 Vowels
1 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use lick as a noun or as a verb in a sentence.
About Lick
A 1 syllables noun and 4 letters with the letters c, i, k, and l, 3 consonants, 1 vowels and 1 syllables with the middle letters ic. Lick starts with and ends in a consonant with the starting letters l, li, lic, and the ending characters are k, ck, ick, ..
(boxing) a blow with the fist; "I gave him a clout on his nose"
Old English
School Grade
Lick is set as a kindergarten word that starts with l, ends with k, 1 syllables, 1 vowels and 4 letters.
Is lick a scrabble word? A 10 point word in scrabble. Check the word games tab below for probability, odds and more.
Pig Latin
Lick in Pig Latin is said as "icklay or icklway".
l | i | c | k
li | ic | ck
lic | ick
Word Gram
Noun Examples
(boxing) a blow with the fist;
"I gave him a clout on his nose"
touching with the tongue;
"the dog's laps were warm and wet"
a salt deposit that animals regularly lick
Verb Examples
find the solution to (a problem or question) or understand the meaning of;
"did you solve the problem?";
"Work out your problems with the boss";
"this unpleasant situation isn't going to work itself out";
"did you get it?";
"Did you get my meaning?";
take up with the tongue;
"The cat lapped up the milk";
"the cub licked the milk from its mother's breast"
beat thoroughly in a competition or fight;
"We licked the other team on Sunday!"
pass the tongue over;
"the dog licked her hand"

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Lick"

There are 1,654 synonyms available. These are cognitive relationship words which is to say they have a similar meaning, mean the same thing, or have close definition and relationship to lick.

Abideput up with something or somebody unpleasant
"I cannot bear his constant criticism"
"The new secretary had to endure a lot of unprofessional remarks"
"he learned to tolerate the heat"
"She stuck out two years in a miserable marriage"
Absorbcause to become one with
"The sales tax is absorbed into the state income tax"
Accenta diacritical mark used to indicate stress or placed above a vowel to indicate a special pronunciation
Acidstreet name for lysergic acid diethylamide
Actuationthe act of propelling
Act Of God
Ad Lib
Addlebecome rotten
"addled eggs"
Adoa rapid bustling commotion
Advancementgradual improvement or growth or development
"advancement of knowledge"
"great progress in the arts"

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There are 1 anagrams from lick.

Anagram Definition
Lick(boxing) a blow with the fist
"I gave him a clout on his nose"

View English words with the unique letters used in lick. Words With The Letters Cikl


Lick derives from 9 words.

Word Definition
Biff(boxing) a blow with the fist
"I gave him a clout on his nose"
Clout(boxing) a blow with the fist
"I gave him a clout on his nose"
Plugan old or over-worked horse
Poke(boxing) a blow with the fist
"I gave him a clout on his nose"
Pommelan ornament in the shape of a ball on the hilt of a sword or dagger
Poundthe act of pounding (delivering repeated heavy blows)
"the sudden hammer of fists caught him off guard"
"the pounding of feet on the hallway"
Pummelstrike, usually with the fist
"The pedestrians pummeled the demonstrators"
Punch(boxing) a blow with the fist
"I gave him a clout on his nose"
Thumpa heavy blow with the hand


Lick has 1 hypernyms.

Word Definition
Blowforceful exhalation through the nose or mouth
"he gave his nose a loud blow"
"he blew out all the candles with a single puff"


There are 11 hyponyms for lick

Word Definition
Countera return punch (especially by a boxer)
Counterpuncha return punch (especially by a boxer)
Haymakera hard punch that renders the opponent unable to continue boxing
Hooka basketball shot made over the head with the hand that is farther from the basket
Jabthe act of touching someone suddenly with your finger or elbow;
"she gave me a sharp dig in the ribs"
Knockout Punch
KO Punch
Parrya return punch (especially by a boxer)
Rabbit Punch
Sucker Punch

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Names With The Word "Lick"

8 names are spelled with lick.


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The word games Words With Friends, 4pics1Word, Word Chums, and Jumble which is by far one of the most successful of the word games. Jumble was created in 1954 - below, you will find the most unscrambled letters for each descramble word game that others have solved or decoded to make the word lick.

Is lick a scrabble word or can you use lick in Words With Friends? The probability of getting this word in scrabble is 1 out of every 54462 games and in Words With Friends it's 1 out of every 71846 games. This 4 letter 10 point scrabble word can be rearranged 24 ways. What other words can be made with the letters c, i, k, and l? There's 9 with 6 letters or less with the letters c, i, k, and l. Here is a list of 9 to try to get you more points.

WordScrabbleWords With FriendsWord Chums4Pics1WordJumble
Click (5 letters) 13 +3 16 +4 click
Lick (4 letters) 10 12 cikl
Calkin (6 letters) 12 +2 15 +3 calkin
Clink (5 letters) 11 +1 14 +2 clink
Slick (5 letters) 11 +1 13 +1 cikls
Klick (5 letters) 15 +5 17 +5 klick
Sickly (6 letters) 15 +5 16 +4 sickly
Tickly (6 letters) 15 +5 16 +4 tickly
Clicks (6 letters) 14 +4 17 +5 ccikls


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