lick
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lick(
lihk
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (act of licking)
a. la lamida
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
b. el lametazo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
c. la lengüetada
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
2. (coat)
a. la mano
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(quick pace)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
4. (to pass the tongue over)
5.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(to defeat)
a. dar una paliza a
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
licks
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
6. (blows)
a. los golpes
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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lick
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (with tongue)
a. la lametazo m, lamedura
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
a lick of paintuna mano de pintura
2. (colloquial)
a.
at a great licka toda máquina or
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
3. (with tongue)
a. lamer
4. (fig)
a.
to lick one's lipsrelamerse
5. (fig)
a.
to lick one's woundslamerse las heridas
6. (fam fig)
a.
to lick somebody's bootsdarle coba a alguien
7. (vulgar)
a.
asslamer or
8. (colloquial)
a.
to lick something/somebody into shapeponer algo/a alguien a punto
9. (colloquial)
a. hacer trizas a (defeat)
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lick [lɪk]
transitive verb
1 lamer
flames were licking (at) the door las llamas empezaron a lamer la puerta; to lick one's wounds lamerse las heridas; curarse las heridas
to lick sb's boots hacer la pelota or dar coba a algn (informal)
to lick sth into shape poner algo a punto
2 (defeat) dar una paliza a (informal)
noun
1 (with tongue) lametazo (m); lengüetada (f)
a lick and a promise una lavada a la carrera or de cualquier manera
2
a lick of paint una mano de pintura; a lick of polish un poquito de cera
3 (speed)
to go at a good or a fair old lick ir a buen tren (informal); at full lick a todo gas (informal); a toda mecha (informal)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "lick"
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lick my balls
lámeme las pelotas
I want to lick you up and down
quiero lamerte por todas partes
lick my pussy
lámeme la panocha
lick me
lamerme
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