Another word for lick
To pass the tongue over
kiss, lap, tongue, lap up, stroke, rub, touch, pass over, pass across, move over, gloss over, caress, wash, play, graze, brush, glance, sweep, tongue, ripple, fondle, soothe, tranquilize, calm, quiet.
To play over; said of flames
Another word for lickverb
To punish with blows or lashes:beat, flog, hide2, lash, thrash, whip. (Informal) trim. (Slang) lay into. See attack, reward
To win a victory over, as in battle or a competition:beat, best, conquer, defeat, master, overcome, prevail against (or over), rout, subdue, subjugate, surmount, triumph over, vanquish, worst. (Informal) trim, whip. (Slang) ace. Idioms: carry (or win) the day, get (or have) the best of, get (or have) the better of, go someone one better. See win