What does licked mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. lickedadjective

    having been got the better of

    "I'm pretty beat up but I don't feel licked yet"


  1. licked

    Licked primarily refers to the act of passing the tongue over something, typically to taste, moisten, or clean it. It can also be used in some colloquial contexts to represent defeating or beating someone in a competition or struggle. Additionally, it can refer to the action of a flame or wave, lightly touching or moving around something.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Licked

    of Lick

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of licked in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of licked in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of licked in a Sentence

  1. Matt Polk:

    Everyone in the room knew that she and Bob were finally together again, watching the festivities from box seats high above them all. The evening ended with a raucous audience singalong led by Bob's wife, Kelly Saget, and his daughters Aubrey and Lara. The ode, in homage to Bob's salty sense of humor, was ‘My Dog Licked My Balls,’ it's just an amazing special of music. Everybody gets up and sings ‘A Dog Licked My Balls,’.

  2. Harper Lee, spoken by character Atticus Finch, To Kill A Mockingbird:

    Simply because we were licked a hundred years before we started is no reason for us not to try to win.

  3. Harper Lee:

    Real courage is when you know you’re licked before you begin, but you begin anyway and see it through no matter what.

  4. The Hollywood Reporter:

    I didnt grope anybody. I might have kissed somebody on the cheek to say goodbye and then licked them. Thats my thing I licked Carrie Fisher at a roast. Its me being funny. Im not trying to sexually harass people.

  5. Atticus Finch:

    I wanted you to see what real courage is, instead of getting the idea that courage is a man with a gun in his hand, it's when you know you're licked before you begin but you begin anyway and you see through it no matter what.

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    repetition of the ends of two or more successive sentences, verses, etc.
    • A. calcaneus
    • B. subrogation
    • C. epiphora
    • D. substrate

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