She folded up her letter, licking the envelope flap with relish...
The dog rose awkwardly to his feet and licked the man's hand excitedly.
He might be able to lick us all in a fair fight...
The Chancellor's upbeat message that the Government had licked inflation for good was marred by more job losses.
The fire came roaring through the kitchen ceiling and sent its red tongues licking into the entrance hall...
The apex of the flames licked the crimson sky.
It could do with a lick of paint to brighten up its premises.
...the screeching licks of heavy metal guitar.