if someone likes

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of if someone likes

used to say that someone can do something if he or she wants to do it
  • Have another drink, if you like.
  • She can use my car, if she likes.

Word by Word Definitions

someone play
  1. : some person : somebody

like play likes
  1. : to be suitable or agreeable to

  2. : to feel attraction toward or take pleasure in : enjoy

  3. : to feel toward : regard

  1. : liking, preference

  2. : something that one likes

  1. : the same or nearly the same (as in appearance, character, or quantity)

  2. : closely resembling the subject or original

  3. : likely

  1. : having the characteristics of : similar to

  2. : typical of

  3. : comparable to : approximating

  1. : one that is similar : counterpart, equal

  2. : kind

  3. : one of many that are similar to each other

  1. : equally

  2. : likely, probably

  3. : to some extent : rather, altogether

  1. : as if

  2. used in intensive phrases

  3. : in the same way that : as

  1. : came near : was near

  1. : resembling or characteristic of


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