licker

n
British
a swot, sycophant. This abbreviated form of arse-licker is in use among schoolchil-dren together with its synonym, boff.
► '"Licker", says Jonathon Angel, 13.
► "That's what you get called if you have your hand up all the time; licker or swot".' (Independent, 17 October 1996)

Contemporary slang . 2014.

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  • Licker — Lick er (l[i^]k [ e]r), n. [Cf. {Lecher}.] One who, or that which, licks. [1913 Webster] {Licker in} (Carding Machine), the drum, or cylinder, by which the lap is taken from the feed rollers. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Licker in — Licker Lick er (l[i^]k [ e]r), n. [Cf. {Lecher}.] One who, or that which, licks. [1913 Webster] {Licker in} (Carding Machine), the drum, or cylinder, by which the lap is taken from the feed rollers. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Licker-In — The roller of a carding machine which feeds the fibres to the cylinder. It runs with lower surface speed than the cylinder thus allowing the teeth of the cylinder to be continuously drawing the fibres from the teeth of the licker in …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • licker — n. a tongue. (Streets.) □ Why is your licker hanging out? You thirsty? □ Yeouchh! I bit my licker …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • Licker — Los Lickers, traducidos oficialmente al español como Chupadores, son un tipo de enemigos en el videojuego Resident Evil. Descripción Son creados por una mutación que sufren los zombis cuando se contaminan por el G Virus (Virus G en español).… …   Wikipedia Español

  • licker — See lick. * * * …   Universalium

  • licker-in — /lik euhr in /, n. a roller on a carding machine, esp. the roller that opens the stock as it is fed into the card and transfers the fibers to the main cylinder. Also called taker in. [1840 50; lick in + ER1] * * * …   Universalium

  • licker — noun lɪkə Someone or something that licks …   Wiktionary

  • Licker — Lị|cker 〈m. 3; unz.〉 nach dem Gerbvorgang auf Leder aufgetragenes Fettgemisch [engl.] * * * Lị|cker [phonetische S von gleichbed. engl. liquor (lat. liquor) = Flüssigkeit], der; s, ; Syn.: Fettlicker: in der Lederchemie benutzte ölige… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Licker — Lị|cker 〈m.; Gen.: s; Pl.: unz.〉 nach dem Gerbvorgang auf Leder aufgetragenes Fettgemisch [Etym.: engl.] …   Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

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