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meanings of like


  1. To be likely.
  2. To show support for, or approval of, something posted on the Internet by marking it with a vote.
  3. To want, desire. See also would like.
  4. To find attractive; to prefer the company of; to have mild romantic feelings for.
  5. To enjoy, be pleased by; favor; be in favor of.
  6. To liken; to compare.
  7. To have an appearance or expression; to look; to seem to be (in a specified condition).
  8. To derive pleasure of, by or with someone or something.
  9. To come near; to avoid with difficulty; to escape narrowly.
  10. To prefer and maintain (an action) as a regular habit or activity.
  11. To please.


  1. As if there would be.
  2. Similar to, reminiscent of.
  3. Such as.
  4. Typical of.
  5. In the manner of, similarly to.
  6. Approximating.


  1. An individual vote showing support for, or approval of, something posted on the Internet.
  2. Someone similar to a given person, or something similar to a given object; a comparative; a type; a sort.
  3. Something that a person likes (prefers).
  4. The stroke that equalizes the number of strokes played by the opposing player or side.


  1. A mild intensifier.
  2. When preceded by any form of the verb to be, used to mean “to say" or “to think"; used to precede an approximate quotation or paraphrase.
  3. A delayed filler.
  4. Indicating approximation or uncertainty.


  1. Similar.
  2. Likely; probable.


  1. Likely.
  2. In a like or similar manner.


  1. As, the way.
  2. As if; as though.


  1. Used to place emphasis upon a statement.


  1. A surname​.

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