Definitions For Lick


  • (boxing) a blow with the fist
  • Touching with the tongue
  • A salt deposit that animals regularly lick
  • The act of passing your tongue over something : the act of licking something
  • A small amount
  • A hard hit


  • Find the solution to (a problem or question) or understand the meaning of
  • Take up with the tongue
  • Beat thoroughly and conclusively in a competition or fight
  • Pass the tongue over
  • To pass the tongue over (a surface, an object, etc.)
  • To take (something) into your mouth with your tongue
  • To lightly touch or go over (a surface)

Is Lick a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Lick is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Lick in a Sentence

  • He licked the stamp before putting it on the envelope.
  • The dog licked at the plate.
  • She licked the sauce off her finger.
  • Could I have a lick of your ice cream?
  • It just needs a lick of paint.

Synonyms for Lick

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