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Definition of Likes
LikeLike Like, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Liked (l[imac]kt); p. pr. &
vb. n. Liking.] [OE. liken to please, AS. l[=i]cian,
gel[=i]cian, fr. gel[=i]c. See Like, a.]
1. To suit; to please; to be agreeable to. [Obs.]
Cornwall him liked best, therefore he chose there.
I willingly confess that it likes me much better
when I find virtue in a fair lodging than when I am
bound to seek it in an ill-favored creature. --Sir
2. To be pleased with in a moderate degree; to approve; to
take satisfaction in; to enjoy.
He proceeded from looking to liking, and from liking
to loving. --Sir P.
3. To liken; to compare.[Obs.]
Like me to the peasant boys of France. --Shak.
Like Like, n.
1. That which is equal or similar to another; the
counterpart; an exact resemblance; a copy.
He was a man, take him for all in all, I shall not
look upon his like again. --Shak.
2. A liking; a preference; inclination; -- usually in pl.;
as, we all have likes and dislikes.
LikeLike Like, adv. [AS. gel[=i]ce. See Like, a.]
1. In a manner like that of; in a manner similar to; as, do
not act like him.
He maketh them to stagger like a drunken man. --Job
Note: Like, as here used, is regarded by some grammarians as
2. In a like or similar manner. --Shak.
Like as a father pitieth his children, so the Lord
pitieth them that fear him. --Ps. ciii.
3. Likely; probably. ``Like enough it will.' --Shak. LikeLike Like (l[imac]k), v. i.
1. To be pleased; to choose.
He may either go or stay, as he best likes. --Locke.
2. To have an appearance or expression; to look; to seem to
be (in a specified condition). [Obs.]
You like well, and bear your years very well.
3. To come near; to avoid with difficulty; to escape
narrowly; as, he liked to have been too late. Cf. Had
like, under Like, a. [Colloq.]
He probably got his death, as he liked to have done
two years ago, by viewing the troops for the
expedition from the wall of Kensington Garden.
To like of, to be pleased with. [Obs.] --Massinger.
Like Like, n. (Golf)
The stroke which equalizes the number of strokes played by
the opposing player or side; as, to play the like.
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