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Overview of noun like

The noun like has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. like, the like, the likes of

(a similar kind; "dogs, foxes, and the like", "we don't want the likes of you around here")

2. like, ilk

(a kind of person; "We'll not see his like again"; "I can't tolerate people of his ilk")


Overview of verb like

The verb like has 5 senses? (first 5 from tagged texts)
1. (76) wish, care, like

(prefer or wish to do something; "Do you care to try this dish?"; "Would you like to come along to the movies?")

2. (73) like

(find enjoyable or agreeable; "I like jogging"; "She likes to read Russian novels")

3. (19) like

(be fond of; "I like my nephews")

4. (2) like

(feel about or towards; consider, evaluate, or regard; "How did you like the President's speech last night?")

5. (1) like

(want to have; "I'd like a beer now!")


Overview of adj like

The adj like has 4 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (30) like, similar

(resembling or similar; having the same or some of the same characteristics; often used in combination; "suits of like design"; "a limited circle of like minds"; "members of the cat family have like dispositions"; "as like as two peas in a pod"; "doglike devotion"; "a dreamlike quality")

2. (1) like, same

(equal in amount or value; "like amounts"; "equivalent amounts"; "the same amount"; "gave one six blows and the other a like number"; "the same number")

3. (1) alike, similar, like

(having the same or similar characteristics; "all politicians are alike"; "they looked utterly alike"; "friends are generally alike in background and taste")

4. comparable, corresponding, like

(conforming in every respect; "boxes with corresponding dimensions"; "the like period of the preceding year")

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