how to pronounce licks


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the above transcription of licks is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

licks is pronounced in one syllable

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An example use of licks in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… the universe and how many licks does it …”

meanings of licks


  1. Plural of lick.


  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of lick.


  1. Plural of Lick.

licks frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word licks occurs in english on average 1.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics licks can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that licks can be often used in the following areas:

1) food and health;

words with pronunciation similar to licks


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