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Wordnet 3.0


1. having been got the better of;
- Example: "I'm pretty beat up but I don't feel licked yet"

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Lick \Lick\ (l[i^]k), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Licked (l[i^]kt); p. pr. & vb. n. Licking.] [AS. liccian; akin to OS. likk[=o]n, D. likken, OHG. lecch[=o]n, G. lecken, Goth. bi-laig[=o]n, Russ. lizate, L. lingere, Gr. lei`chein, Skr. lih, rih. [root]121. Cf. Lecher, Relish.] 1. To draw or pass the tongue over; as, a dog licks his master's hand. --Addison. [1913 Webster] 2. To lap; to take in with the tongue; as, a dog or cat licks milk. --Shak. [1913 Webster] To lick the dust, to be slain; to fall in battle. "His enemies shall lick the dust." --Ps. lxxii. 9. To lick into shape, to give proper form to; -- from a notion that the bear's cubs are born shapeless and subsequently formed by licking. --Hudibras. To lick the spittle of, to fawn upon. --South. To lick up, to take all of by licking; to devour; to consume entirely. --Shak. --Num. xxii. 4. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

licked adj 1: having been got the better of; "I'm pretty beat up but I don't feel licked yet"
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

62 Moby Thesaurus words for "licked": addled, all up with, at a loss, baffled, bamboozled, beat, beaten, bested, buffaloed, confounded, dazed, defeated, discomfited, done for, done in, down, fallen, fixed, floored, fuddled, hors de combat, in a dilemma, in suspense, lambasted, lathered, muddled, mystified, nonplussed, on tenterhooks, on the skids, outdone, overborne, overcome, overmastered, overmatched, overpowered, overridden, overthrown, overturned, overwhelmed, panicked, perplexed, put to rout, puzzled, routed, ruined, scattered, settled, silenced, skinned, skinned alive, stampeded, stuck, stumped, thrown, trimmed, trounced, undone, upset, whelmed, whipped, worsted