Meaning of lick

Definition of lick

(noun) a salt deposit that animals regularly lick
touching with the tongue; "the dog's laps were warm and wet"
(boxing) a blow with the fist; "I gave him a clout on his nose"
green algae common in freshwater lakes of limestone districts
(verb) pass the tongue over; "the dog licked her hand"
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?"; "He could not work the math problem"
take up with the tongue; "The cat lapped up the milk"; "the cub licked the milk from its mother's breast"

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