They should be able to lick their wounds and go back to work, because guess what?
And those who had lost must have time to lick their wounds.
We have got to lick our wounds and move on.
The more time she had to lick her wounds, the better.
Then go home and get back to licking your wounds.
They would probably go home, lick their wounds, and return in the spring.
There's too much money involved to lick his wounds and go home.
Right now, he just wanted a dry place to lick his wounds.
He brought more, until it went back to licking its wounds.
"This is no time for us to be sitting around licking our wounds."