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noun [C]  /ˈlɪk·ɪŋ/ us  
infml a severe defeat of someone or something: Our team really gave them a licking last night.
Translations of “licking”
in Spanish paliza…
in French raclée, déculottée…
in German die Schläge, die Niederlage…
in Chinese (Traditional) 打敗, 敗,輸…
in Chinese (Simplified) 打败, 败,输…
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