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[uhn-likt] /ʌnˈlɪkt/
not licked.
  1. not brought into final or proper shape; unfinished.
  2. unpolished or crude.
Origin of unlicked
1585-95; un-1 + lick + -ed2 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • He found me an unlicked whelp of the forest, and whatever I am he has made me.

    Albrecht Arlo Bates
  • Pipe down that guff, you unlicked cub, or I'll crown you with a proof-bar!

    Spacehounds of IPC Edward Elmer Smith
  • He seems to be completely puffed up with the sense of his own importance, and to be an unlicked sort of cub altogether.

    One of the 28th G. A. Henty
  • As we both wrote in the same chamber, we preferred each other's acquaintance to that of the unlicked cubs that surrounded us.

  • The grandam bear sure had blistered her tongue, and so left him unlicked.

  • Fancy a splendid woman like that spending life hammering a lot of unlicked cubs into shape.

  • Yes, this gentleman is the illegitimate son of that unlicked cub.

    Letters to an Unknown Prosper Mrime
  • Walpole was plagued one morning with that oaf of unlicked antiquity, Prideaux, and his great boy.

    The Jest Book Mark Lemon
  • And Toby—no unlicked cub, but a considerate, composed old dog,—never puppyishly barked at the Bells.

  • Lister, you see, is an unlicked colt, and nobody could have said very much to his credit until lately.

    Long Odds Harold Bindloss

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