lickerish definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
- Now Rare
- lecherous; lustful; lewd
- greedy or eager, esp. to eat or taste
- Obsolete tempting the appetite
Origin: altered ; from lickerous ; from Middle English lykerous ; from Anglo-French form of Old French lecheros
lickerish definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- Lascivious; lecherous.
- Greedy; desirous.
- a. Archaic Relishing good food.b. Obsolete Arousing hunger; appetizing.
Origin: Middle English likerous, perhaps from Old French lecheor, lekier; see lecher.
- lickˈer·ish·ly adverb
- lickˈer·ish·ness noun