Synonyms and Antonyms of licking
failure to win a contest our team took a licking last night, but we'll get them next time Synonyms of licking beating, drubbing, defeat, loss, lump, overthrow, plastering, rout, shellacking, trimming, trouncing, whippingWords Related to licking collapse, debacle (also débâcle), failure, fiasco, fizzle, flop, nonsuccess, setback, upset; lurch, shutout, washout, whitewashNear Antonyms of licking accomplishment, achievement; blowout, cakewalk, landslide, romp, runaway, sweep, walkaway, walkoverAntonyms of licking success, triumph, victory, win
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