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1. like

adjective. ['ˈlaɪk'] resembling or similar; having the same or some of the same characteristics; often used in combination.

Synonyms

  • similar
  • similar to
  • the same as
  • same
  • identical to
  • like-minded
  • suchlike

Antonyms

  • unlike
  • malevolence
  • hate
  • suffer

Etymology

  • liken (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lician (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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2. like

verb. ['ˈlaɪk'] find enjoyable or agreeable.

Synonyms

  • approve
  • love
  • enjoy
  • care for
  • prefer

Antonyms

  • disapprove
  • angularity
  • roundness
  • straight

Etymology

  • liken (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lician (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

Words that Rhyme with Like

  • vanslyke
  • vanskike
  • vanschaick
  • vandyke
  • mcpike
  • gruneich
  • strike
  • streich
  • spike
  • speich
  • schweich
  • schleich
  • gleich
  • bleich
  • zike
  • wyke
  • wike
  • weich
  • vike
  • tyke
  • tike
  • teich
  • rike
  • reiche
  • reich
  • pyke
  • psych
  • pike
  • mike
  • lyke

How do you spell like? Is it liuke ?

A common misspelling of like is liuke

Example sentences of the word like


1. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
They like beginning their day with time in God's Word.

2. Verb, base form
The law doesn't like copycats.

3. Preposition or subordinating conjunction
You spread the masa over the dried corn husk like a pro.

Quotes containing the word like


1. You've gotta dance like there's nobody watching,Love like you'll never be hurt,Sing like there's nobody listening,And live like it's heaven on earth.
- William W. Purkey

2. A room without books is like a body without a soul.
- Marcus Tullius Cicero

3. If you want to know what a man's like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals.
- J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

3. yokel-like

adjective. stupid and ignorant like proverbial rural inhabitants.

Antonyms

  • intelligent

4. like-minded

adjective. of the same turn of mind.

Synonyms

  • like

Antonyms

  • dissimilarity
  • different

5. like

verb. ['ˈlaɪk'] prefer or wish to do something.

Synonyms

  • wish
  • want
  • desire
  • care

Antonyms

  • straightness
  • plural
  • singular
  • stay

Etymology

  • liken (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lician (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. like

verb. ['ˈlaɪk'] feel about or towards; consider, evaluate, or regard.

Synonyms

  • see
  • consider
  • regard
  • view

Antonyms

  • dissimilarity
  • sharpness
  • crooked
  • dullness

Etymology

  • liken (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lician (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. like

adjective. ['ˈlaɪk'] having the same or similar characteristics.

Synonyms

  • alikeness
  • similar
  • likeness
  • similitude

Antonyms

  • dissimilitude
  • unlikeness
  • demote
  • disadvantage

Etymology

  • liken (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lician (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. like

adjective. ['ˈlaɪk'] equal in amount or value.

Synonyms

  • same

Antonyms

  • unlike
  • type

Etymology

  • liken (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lician (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. like

verb. ['ˈlaɪk'] want to have.

Synonyms

  • want

Antonyms

  • dissatisfy
  • disenchant

Etymology

  • liken (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lician (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. like

noun. ['ˈlaɪk'] a similar kind.

Synonyms

  • kind
  • the like
  • variety
  • sort
  • form

Antonyms

  • inhospitable
  • varied
  • homogeneity
  • unvaried

Etymology

  • liken (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lician (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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