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Meaning of LICKERISH

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Lick"er*ish\, a. [Cf. {Lecherous}.]
1. Eager; craving; urged by desire; eager to taste or enjoy;
   greedy. ``The lickerish palate of the glutton.'' --Bp.
   Hall.

2. Tempting the appetite; dainty. ``Lickerish baits, fit to
   insnare a brute.'' --Milton.

3. Lecherous; lustful. --Robert of Brunne. --
   {Lick"er*ish*ly}, adv. -- {Lick"er*ish*ness}, n.

 
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