Etymology
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lickspittle (n.)

also lick-spittle, "sycophant, abject toady, one who will do any repulsive thing," 1741, from lick (v.1) + spittle. Phrase lick the spittle as a repulsive act is from 1640s.

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Dictionary entries near lickspittle

licit

lick

lickerish

lickety-split

licking

lickspittle

licorice

lictor

lid

lidded

lidless