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English definition of “smack your lips”

smack your lips

to make a noise to show that something is good by opening and closing your lips: The dogs were smacking their lips at the smell of the meat.
(Definition of smack your lips from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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