licking

What are the hypernyms for licking?

Hypernyms for licking

corporal punishment failure ending conclusion finish

Definitions for licking

  • noun - the act of inflicting corporal punishment with repeated blows
  • noun - an unsuccessful ending to a struggle or contest; "it was a narrow defeat"; "the army's only defeat"; "they suffered a convincing licking"
  • Pronounciation of licking

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    Synonyms for licking

    beating trouncing thrashing whacking drubbing defeat lacing

    Antonyms for licking

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    Holonyms for licking

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    Hyponyms for licking

    whipping flagellation shutout debacle waterloo tanning heartbreaker skunk drubbing whitewash flogging lurch thrashing slaughter lashing rout walloping trouncing

    Meronyms for licking

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    Sounds like licking

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