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  Words related to licking

Related / Similar Words: beating, thrashing, drubbing, lacing, trouncing, whacking, defeat

 

Definition:
  • the act of inflicting corporal punishment with repeated blows;
  • an unsuccessful ending;

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    Hyponyms: whipping, tanning, flogging, lashing, flagellation, rout, lurch, shutout, skunk, thrashing, walloping, debacle, drubbing, slaughter, trouncing, Waterloo, whitewash

     

    Derivational Morphology: whack, wham, whop, wallop, flog, welt, whip, lather, lash, slash, strap, trounce, thrash, thresh, lam, flail, beat, beat up, work over, kill, shoot down, defeat, vote down, vote out

     

     
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