What is the opposite of lick?

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Verb
Opposite of to stroke or touch with one's tongue
Verb
Opposite of to flicker or ripple over something
Verb
Opposite of to be victorious over
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Opposite of to hit or strike repeatedly
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Opposite of to strike or hit repeatedly
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Opposite of to be victorious over
“Cronos, the first powerful God who ruled the Heavens above, was warned by Gaia and Ouranos that someday he would be defeated by one of his own sons.”
Verb
Opposite of to physically punish, especially by beating
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Opposite of to make less powerful or intense, thereby easier to control
“In an ancient era, twin girls are raised as boys to prevent their wizard father from sacrificing them to intensify his supernatural powers.”
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Opposite of to strike physically or violently
“Aaron moves first, throwing a flurry of punches that I easily defend.”
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Opposite of to overcome or bring under control
Verb
Opposite of to strike, especially with force
“Jobe was terrible at shooting games because he would completely miss most of his targets.”
Noun
Opposite of a small amount of something, especially a light coating or layer (such as of paint)
Noun
Opposite of a blow with the fist
Noun
Opposite of a hard or repeated hit or strike
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Opposite of a hard strike or hit
“The master was able to knock each of these men to the ground with a touch of his finger.”
Noun
Opposite of a tiny amount
Noun
Opposite of the speed with which one walks, runs, or moves
“We walked with a slowness that characterized our lethargy at the time.”
Noun
Opposite of a small amount of something
“Kate puts a lot of sugar in her coffee. It's no wonder she goes like the Energizer Bunny!”
Noun
Opposite of a powerful stroke with a hand, weapon, or hard object
“He came on in a series of well-placed slashes, and every time she ducked aside, it was a narrow miss.”
Noun
Opposite of a very small amount or virtually nothing
Noun
Opposite of a small amount of something, especially a liquid
“You need to drink a lot of water to quench your thirst.”
Noun
(surfeit) Opposite of a very small or insignificant amount
Noun
(fortune) Opposite of a very small or insignificant amount
Noun
Opposite of a very slight trace
Noun
Opposite of a small part of something, usually of something written or spoken
Noun
Opposite of a slight amount of something
Noun
Opposite of a very small amount or virtually nothing
“The club gave him a monster of a salary that he could not refuse.”
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