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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. lickerish; lecherous; eager; lustful.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Lickerish; eager; lustful.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Nice or fastidious in taste; dainty.
  • Having a keen relish; eager to taste or enjoy; keenly desirous.
  • Sensual; luxurious; wanton; lecherous.

Etymologies

From Middle English likerous, lykerous, likrus, from Anglo-Norman *likerous, *lekerous (“dainty”), apparently an unassilibated variant (compare lekeor, leckeur variants of lecheor, lichieor ("glutton, lecher")) of Old French *lecherous ("dainty, wanton"; > English lecherous); see lecherous. (Wiktionary)

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