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like2

like2

 
pronunciation:
laIk
parts of speech:
verb, noun
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part of speech: verb
inflections: liked, likes, liking
definition 1: to find pleasure in; enjoy.
Annette likes going to the movies.
synonyms:
enjoy, love, relish
antonyms:
dislike, hate
similar words:
appreciate, fancy, prefer
definition 2: to have affection or regard for.
I really like her a lot.
synonyms:
adore, fancy, favor
antonyms:
dislike, hate
similar words:
admire, esteem, prize
definition 3: to feel a desire or want.
We can go swimming if you like.
synonyms:
care, please
similar words:
approve, delight, incline, prefer, tend
 
part of speech: noun
definition: (usually plural) the things a person enjoys or prefers.
What are his likes and dislikes?
synonyms:
love, preference
antonyms:
dislike
similar words:
choice, delight, fancy, inclination, liking, pleasure
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